This is particularly clear from the examples of the Southeast Asian regions other than the Minangkabau, and the Swahili coasts of Kenya and Tanzania just north of Mozambique, where matriliny was gradually replaced by patriliny
or bilateral kinship.
Likewise, Penelope's psychological autonomy, which the second Pandareid exemplum clarifies, is a narrative lure that can distract from the fact that she willingly puts Telemachus's interests and Odysseus's (the maintenance of his patriliny
) above her own.
(8) Gestation is the means through which women and children develop a particular form of maternal and filial devotion, the tlnh cam of sentiment, care and sacrifice, as opposed to the piety or hieu for a father inculcated through the social structures of patriliny
. As Harriet Phinney (2009) notes, after the end of the Second Indochina War, the Vietnamese state celebrated images of biological maternity and blood ties.
The "glocalised" Kurdistan Region with its primordial-globalization binary presents an interesting case study with the author asserting that "patriliny
remains salient, even though some of its features are undergoing new scrutiny in light of new possibilities fostered by globalization" (p.
Moieties are broad superstructures and different types (patrilineal and matrilineal) can all be accommodated by a common territorial pattern based on patriliny
, complementary filiation and birth.
Here, as elsewhere, the barbarian slave concubine, with her repeated reminders of proper wifely etiquette and her demonstrated loyalty to the patriliny
, becomes a foil whose presence highlights the inappropriate and destructive behaviour of the unfaithful wife and demands pity and sympathy for her plight from the audience onstage, the chorus, and off.'
is a social construction of a particular type of fatherhood and motherhood.
and patrilocality are the key features of such a system.
accompanied by an explicit masculinization of the constructed `self,' articulated in the theological terms of a motherless patriliny
" (185, 57).
To avoid weakening his own matriclan by siphoning off its wealth and titles, the father bequeaths obliquely, to his sister's son, born into the clan where the father grew up and where his emotional ties, his kin-solidarities and family loyalties, still reside.(61) In this kind of kinship system (graphed in Figure 2), where neither patriliny
nor cognation nor primogeniture prevail, the bond between maternal uncle and uterine nephew eclipses the bond between father and son.
Pious bequests plummeted, giving way to the earthly concerns of patriliny
throughout the fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries.
The in-depth case study chapters, four out of the total six, focus on the way in which ten out of the original 28 women - three factory, three service sector, two white-collar, and two semi-professional workers - each negotiate a course through patriliny
. The case studies are based on detailed ethnographical portraits of the women and their respective kin.