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proscription

(pro-skrip'shon) [L. proscriptio, a written public notice, outlawry]
Restriction of behavior based on cultural or religious beliefs.
See: taboo
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He talks at the very end of the documentary about how one of the lessons of Prohibition is the folly of trying to control people's behavior legislatively, proscriptively.
Metaphors are less likely to evoke a rigid repertoire when the client is learning a new view on how to lead, as might happen if the coach proscriptively told the client what to do as a leader.
In each case, English settlers excluded most people of African descent from full participation, proscriptively performing white supremacy in sacred space and/or in sacred time.