Double Standard

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Any socially tolerated inequality in salary, norms, and attitudes between men and women
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The play also brings to light the double moral standards prevailing in the Elizabethan society.
Patriarchy with its double moral standards and all kinds of biases constructs and suspicions against women asserts itself with a vengeance.
In the world of Shakespearean comedies, there are double moral standards for men and women.