Male Chauvinism


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Male Chauvinism

The belief that men are superior to women. Most societies deal (or have dealt) with male chauvinism in some form or other. In business, male chauvinism may express itself in bias toward hiring or promoting men. Laws exist in many jurisdictions to limit or eliminate male chauvinism in business.
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As I try to show in this essay, Dargan captured the essence of the problem of male chauvinism by depicting the developing political consciousness of a radical woman protagonist who aspires to become a leader of her fellow textile workers but is hindered in her progress toward that goal by the sexism of her male mentor, a communist physician.
Similarly, I wrote an article in 1984 about our shop-floor struggle to integrate women into the all-male plant, and the need for working-class men to confront male chauvinism. At the time, this was not a common perspective, but it attracted widespread attention and controversy.
In later chapters, Kim examines the structure and thematic unity of her first treatise Arboleda, the theme of virtue in the later Admiracion, explores the condition of women writers in the Middle Ages under the male chauvinism, and the use of irony in her appeal to women's right to write.
FOR years Augusta was widely regarded as one of the last real bastions of male chauvinism.
Sa'diyya Shaikh's chapter on the potential of Islam for sex positivity makes a strong case on topics like abortion, birth control and male chauvinism. Failure to consider how 'moderate' forms of Islam historically dealt with same-sex desire is thus an important missed opportunity.
In order to fend off sexism charges, Strobel has brushed off the situation as a "marketing ploy" to bring business to the small town, which is best known for its waterfalls and natural beauty, rather than male chauvinism, the Telegraph said.
A survey last week claimed male chauvinism is alive and well with half of women claiming they suffer an onslaught of sexist abuse every day.
In the case of alleged male chauvinism in the Dalada Maligawa, the 'Island's editorial focus is not only limited but is narrow and lacks balance.
She advised PML-N leader to purge male chauvinism in his party and stop atrocities against women in Punjab province which has become a police state and where police has created a reign of terror.
There is something inherently troubling with water in a wine glass, especially from my point of view, which in this case turned into something resembling male chauvinism.
I have resolved to oppose the Owls this season the way that Germaine Greer opposes male chauvinism or He-Man opposes Skeletor.
It's "nothing but an expression of male chauvinism," said Scaria, a member of the Sisters of Charity of Jesus and Mary.