System Change Made Simple

What is Patriarchy?

August 17, 2022 Terry Leahy Season 2 Episode 1
System Change Made Simple
What is Patriarchy?
Show Notes

Patriarchy is pretty-well universal in human societies so far. It is a regime of power and exploitation. We can describe this inequality using a theory of human nature. To explain this, I will begin with a well-known sociological study of ‘housewives’ of London in the seventies. I will go on to look at other aspects of patriarchy in current society.