Origin of patriarchy
OTHER WORDS FROM patriarchyan·ti·pa·tri·ar·chy, noun, plural an·ti·pa·tri·ar·chies.
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Elementary-age kids won’t understand structural sexism and the patriarchy, so instead, talk to them about fairness.
They also ask questions about issues like patriarchy, capitalism, and oppression that I’m definitely not qualified to answer in a 30-second soundbite.Critical race theory hysteria overshadows the importance of teaching kids about racism|Jania Hoover|July 9, 2021|Vox
The patriarchy can try to control us, but some of us cannot be controlled.
A mortal woman who takes on the patriarchy—even one of exceptional abilities, like Carey Mulligan’s super-intelligent character—is likely to destroy herself in the process.Pop Culture Is Finally Getting Over the Girlboss Heroine. What Comes Next?|Judy Berman|June 17, 2021|Time
A huge part of this is a horrific reflection of the misogyny—cloaked in patriarchy—that the military holds dear, having beaten it into the hearts and minds of the people of Myanmar.
She was born into a patriarchy and an industry that hyper-sexualizes women all the time.Revenge of the Rock Nerds: TV on the Radio’s Long Road to ‘Seeds’|Marlow Stern|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She is against the patriarchy, especially when personified in villainous ogres like the Duke of Deception.Wonder Woman’s Creation Story Is Wilder Than You Could Ever Imagine|Tom Arnold-Forster|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“They will be the advocates of patriarchy, traditional systems and behavior,” Dhakal says.
And maybe dealing a death blow to the patriarchy in the process.
Or a select few can boost their grades by braiding their armpit hair and fighting the patriarchy.
Descent was matrilinear, and a society known as matriarchy existed, as contrasted to the later patriarchy.
Patriarchy succeeded matriarchy, but whether as a gradual evolution or otherwise is not clear.
The people seem to be in a transition state between Patriarchy and Matriarchy.Savage Island|Basil C. Thomson
In this we seem to have the savor of a system of patriarchy.Ifugao Law|R. F. Burton
The first form of government was a patriarchy—the father of the family and of the tribe being the ruler.The Theistic Conception of the World|B. F. (Benjamin Franklin) Cocker