Race, Ethnicity, Sex, and Gender

Sociology
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Define patriarchy in your own words and give an example.

May 3rd, 2015

Patriarchy is a system in the society where a male - usually the oldest one is considered a head of a community. This can also refer to a family and then the oldest male would be considered a head of the family. All the power in patriarchal society is hold by men and origin is traced by the male line.


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