androcracy

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androcracy

the domination of society and politics by males. — androcratic, adj.
See also: Male
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She restores Hyde's work in a gynocentric poetic that 'androcratic society' would 'not countenance: sexuality celebrated and inscribed by a woman'.
The late Mary Daly's controversial 1978 book Gyn/Ecology: The Metaethics of Radical Feminism included an entire chapter on the witch hunts, represented as the epitome of what Daly called the "Androcratic State of Atrocity." In this and other works Daly also urged readers to reclaim their identities as "revolting hags," crones, and witches.
Hyde hides what androcratic society will not countenance: sexuality celebrated and inscribed by a woman.