2-Institutions and Informal Power vs. Religious Power
Patriarchy and matriarchy are forms of parent control, usually the expression of existing power. Contracts are similar but draw on reciprocal powers which are pre-existing. In fact, contracts are ordinarily unenforceable unless they have this component. Ultimately, the power of institutional controls tends to be pre-existing.
To continue on the topic of the Clinton Plan, click the indicated place below:
Originally published: Thursday, May 21, 2009; most-recently modified: Wednesday, May 15, 2019