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Definition of the noun phallocracy

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  1. A government run entirely by men.

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Google previewWord Gloss (1990)

Phallocracy is a word coined by "feminists to "denote the "predominance of men in government and public affairs simply because they are men (phallus is a Latin word derived from phallos the Greek word for penis, the Latin word for the male ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African Literature (2003)

by Simon Gikandi

While this sign of woman might have its origins in a certain progressive nationalist moment, the fact remains that its logic replaces an imported phallocracy with ...

Google previewThe Blackwell Dictionary of Sociology (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

It is also sometimes called a phallocracy, phallocratic, andrarchy, or an androcentric society. Patriarchy: Patriarchy is a social ...

Google previewDictionary of philosophical terms (1997)

by Elmar Waibl

anal stage, oral stage phallocracy s Phallokratie f (fem) phallogocentrism s Phallogozentrismus m (Derrida) (met, fem) < maleness of reason phantasm s Phantasma n (psy) phantasmagoria s Phantasmagorie f (psy) —) idol phantom theory s ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of English (2010)

by Angus Stevenson

phallocracy /fa' lokrasi/ B noun (pl. phallocracies) a society or system which is dominated by men and in which the male sex is thought superior. — DERIVATIVES phallocratic ...

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Video shows what phallocracy means. Government by men.. A government controlled by men.. Phallocracy Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...

Scrabble value of P3H4A1L1L1O1C3R1A1C3Y4

The value of this 11-letter word is 23 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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