At the same time, the international women's peace movement is shown to have promoted a powerful claim to a universal maternalism
that demanded protection for all sons.
Sue had an air of authority mixed with a hint of maternalism
And, while paternalism or maternalism
might not be appropriate between, say, national groups, it might be appropriate with respect to children.
For instance, having Manubehn, who was his constant companion and devoted nurse, sleeping next to him could be regarded as natural maternalism
since on her deathbed Kasturba had asked him to be mother and father to the girl.
Numerous examples of exploitation in the dressmaking and millinery trades quickly persuaded me that unadulterated maternalism
rarely guided workroom management.
of the NWRO was oppositional in this context because it demanded that poor women, regardless of race, be allowed to perform motherwork, even if that meant providing them with an adequate income in lieu of a breadwinner's wage and dependence on a man.
The most benign expressions of tenderness betray an almost ravenous impulse to gorge on the object of our affections, a fact that suggests that we adore our pets, not as separate beings, but as slavish dependents, imbecilic chattel whose cuteness stems from their helplessness and servility, their inability to fend for themselves and escape our cloying and ultimately predatory maternalism
Touched by an Angel" chronicles the interventions of three angels: one beautiful young female, Monica, played by Romy Downey, an apprentice angel; she reports to Tess, played with savvy maternalism
by 60-something Della Reese; they are accompanied by a benign young male angel of death, Andrew, played by the eponymous John Dye.
The problem is that while it's good for her, she might find her fanatical maternalism
suffocates little AJ and turns him into a 24-carat Mummy's Boy.
or political correctness leads government to doubt itself.
Though Euphemia approves of this woman's maternalism
toward her slaves(14) and seems aware of the insufficiency of giving a slave freedom without providing some financial support, there are other moments when she seems to be as blind as everyone else around her to the viciousness of the world slavery created.
The perverse and destructive maternalism
of the Skriker - a Jungian "terrible mother" if ever there was one - seems attractive as the girls themselves begin their predictable cycle of social pathology.