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abusive punishment Quotes

Two of the best book quotes about abusive punishment
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“Dominant parties maintain power by the threat (acted upon or not) that abusive punishment, physical or psychological, will be used whenever the hierarchal structures in place are threatened, whether that be in male-female relationships, or parent and child bonds.”
Bell Hooks
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Feminism is for Everybody
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parent-child relationship
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dominant parties
abusive punishment
male-female relationships
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“We are now far away from the country of tortures, dotted with wheels, gibbets, gallows, pillories; we are far, too, from that dream of the reformers, less than fifty years before.”

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