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based on or tracing descent through the male line


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A leitura da descendencia entre os escravos faz-se apenas pela linha feminina, contrastando com a filiacao acentuadamente patrilinear das familias dos terratenentes.
Essa 'fenomenologia' expressava-se, em primeiro lugar, na geracao, na linhagem (havendo controversia, porem, sobre se a transmissao era patrilinear e/ou matrilinear), esperando-se dos filhos de nobres, depois, que expressassem na vida civica as virtudes dos seus pais e antepassados.
But the overdetermination that located a cultural sense of disinheritance in a disempowerment of the father made it easy to believe that it had been; and before long distressing phenomena from the morcellement of land to the drop in natality were being attributed to the abandonment of patrilinear succession.
And the importance of patrilinear succession as a portal into Tibet is reinforced in the picture on the inside of the back cover.
The house constitutes the intersection of the two axes of reproduction, namely patrilinear descent and asymmetric alliance.
As Nash warns us, though, that "appealing authority of science" has its limitations, most notably that it is "masculine, patrilinear," the same flaw that underlies traditional family tree searching in the dusty archives.
These HIV positive mothers, living in a patrilinear and patrilocal society, felt isolated from their own families in the households of their in-laws.
Golding has discarded the theme of pseudo-orphanhood and search for paternity, but not that of patrilinear descent, for his Ion claims the Pisistratids as his ancestors and thus considers himself, significantly, as Athenian (pp.
She has been incorporated in order to fit specific needs (the need for children and certainly sons to perpetuate a patrilinear society) and to reinforce shaman's spirits according to the integrative function of Hmong shamanism that incorporates all powerful and useful spirits in its pantheon of auxiliaries, including the Chinese emperors, empresses, generals, etc.
Antonio Manuel Hespanha has argued that the translation of Justinian's Codex and its medieval Italian glossators under Dom Joao I (1424) facilitated the codification of patrilinear inheritance practices for feudal properties and jurisdictions, a process that in Italy and Spain had been achieved earlier with the redaction of the Lombard Libri Feodorum in the twelfth century and the Siete Partidas in 1348, respectively.
female sexuality who can unsettle patrilinear lines of inheritance, and
The position offered to these spectators was constructed by the drama as gendered, since it taught obedience to patrilinear authority, but also raced, because it taught English women their moral superiority to others.
Once the needs of a family had been met in terms of patrilinear inheritance and marriage, stringent circumscription of female sexuality and reproductivity occurred, but in circumstances that enhanced the family's standing.
One thesis of the book is that only 'bastardy', which involves severance from patrilinear relations of time and history, can be armatory, but that such bastardy is not free from mourning, a term that is given a wide sweep in Krell's work.
In addition, he said, some children, especially in patrilinear societies, are not cared for by their mothers even though the mother may be alive and well.