Patriarchal bargain is a term coined by Turkish author and researcher Deniz Kandiyoti in , which describes a tactic in which a woman chooses to. In this article, according to Kandiyoti, there are two systems of male dominance. These are the sub-Saharan African pattern and classic patriarchy. May 4, Bargaining With Patriarchy. Article (PDF Available) in Cite this publication. Deniz Kandiyoti at SOAS, University of London · Deniz Kandiyoti.

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In African kinship system, there are important differences with respect to marriage forms, residence, descent, and inheritance rules. Request a copy Abstract This thesis investigates how young married women in rural Sindh commonly strategize and negotiate with patriarchy.

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PhD thesis, University of York. Women get support from their husband in different degrees but actually women responsible for her own, her children’s upkeep and also meeting the costs of their education.

For women who are in an unfavorable socioeconomic situation, the stakes of a patriarchal bargain can be extreme. These industries consider a woman to be just another commodity to be bought and sold in our patriarchal and capitalistic society.

Click here to sign up. It can be contradictory with the interests of women in some ways and it can bring conflict, tension and difficulties psychologically. The key to the reproduction of classic patriarchy, lies in the functioning of the patriarchal extended family.

There is witj individual gain, but a collective loss. Between June and September ofI conducted fieldwork in six different villages in Khairpur district using observation, interviews with women aged between years and three focus group discussions. It also related with their feelings of safety and value. It also associated with the reproduction of the peasantry in the agricultural community.


Even though it can effect little change the general terms of witj patriarchal structure, women can maximize their life chances and can be expert for it. Also, women can have their power and autonomous areas in this system. But every woman is confronted with the pressures to engage in patriarchal bargains on a daily basis. And we need to hold men, who reap the collective benefit of the oppression of woman as a class, accountable for their own acts of commission and omission that reproduce patriarchal inequality.

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Moreover, the moral order of classic patriarchy, also men dominate to women and old dominate to young depend on the economic situation. In their protests, wives are protect already their existing spheres of autonomy.

The consequences of their bargain are not the same as women in a more precarious situation, but they still exist. In classic patriarchy, older women get control over the young women.

Bargaining with patriarchy.

The bargain can offer rewards, but it comes at a price. In fact, the rewards that individual women may reap from patriarchal bargains function as sanctions for women as a class. Remember me on this computer. Also, this process leads to rid from the control of women’s mother in iwth, they can be head their own households at a younger age, it also means that the end of expectations subservient daughters in law for them.

Societal expectations for women are regularly enforced, and even the most fervent of feminists find it difficult to escape them.


Patriarchal bargain

There was a lot of women’s resistance in the literature, some attempts to lower the value of their labor and, women’s refusal to allow the appropriation of their production by their husbands. If women are totally dependent on bargainung husbands, it causes very little to gain and a lot to lose to them. Women Bargaining with Patriarchy in Rural Pakistan: This post was written by a Feministing Community user and does not necessarily reflect the views of any Feministing columnist, editor, or executive director.

Actually, it causes some restrictions and limitations such as restriction of movement and sexual discrimination. The industry disregards her humanity and puts a price tag on her body.

When new agricultural schemes provided men with inputs and credits, they were accepted as patriachy of household. Also money or goods brought by women goes directly to the relatives of the groom.

This thesis investigates how young married women in rural Sindh commonly strategize and negotiate with patriarchy. There is no a single road leading to the collapse of this system and the results are almost uniform.

Your donation is much appreciated, and much needed. The kandiyoit African pattern related with insecurities of polygyny and areas of relative autonomy for women.

Arab women are relieved with the endogamy and with protection of their own families in a sense.