Patriarchy In American Culture

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Patriarchy like the dance hall text is broken down into bits and pieces. Patriarchy in dancehall music was almost a ideology or a way of thinking that made the Jamaicans or people that listened conform to the social norms instructed through the music. It was the wave of dominance that and referred to the way women and men should look, act, and also the roles one must play as a man or women in that society. It also takes a form a racism and instills it into the minds of listener. The name of this is called phenotypical marker. By taking the skin, hair, and even body parts and conforming it to more of a European beauty marker it cause a self hatred for a majority of the people in that culture. The lighter you are the more educated/beautiful you
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