illegitimacy


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illegitimacy

Nonmarital, out of wedlock Social medicine The legal status of a child born to unwed parents
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In Iraq, the sectarian-tinged illegitimacy of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki enabled Daesh to form alliances with disaffected Iraqi Arab Sunnis.
Many of the race- and poverty-based discrimination arguments promoted by opponents of illegitimacy classifications in the late 1960s, for instance, were perfectly compatible with the prevailing judicial trope of innocent (poor, black) children suffering unjustly for their parents' "sins.
In contrast, an illegitimacy dating back several centuries to the first Duke of Lancaster, John of Gaunt, or his son John Beaufort, Earl of Somerset, would cast doubt on the succession of a whole series of monarchs including all of the Tudors.
Mothers dealt with the prevailing gender order surrounding illegitimacy in a variety of ways: they accepted the punishments given them by the church and state, they relied on the kindness and generosity of their parents, they aborted their fetuses, and they abandoned their infants.
Naseem called the people to curb the infanticide without indulging into the debate of illegitimacy.
The kingdom calls for issuing an unequivocal international resolution to halt the provision of arms to the Syrian regime and states the illegitimacy of the regime," Prince Saud said.
A statement by the Spanish foreign ministry said that Spain stresses the illegitimacy of settlements under international law, calling for the need to stop any action that would jeopardize the viability of a two-state solution.
Furthermore, perceived illegitimacy of the situation and intentionality of the perpetrator to harm one's identity mediate the relationship between copying and felt anger, and subsequent desire to confront the perpetrator (Reysen, 2010; Reysen, Landau, & Branscombe, 2012).
Casey makes the case for libertarian anarchy and for the illegitimacy of the modern state, arguing for the presumptive application of ordinary moral standards to the actions of the state and its agents.
On Thursday, Parvanov and Marin are expected to discuss the decree scandal that recently emerged involving Marin's potential illegitimacy as Vice President and his pardoning of felons.
Toktaim Umetalieva said the court proved illegitimacy of denied registration for candidates.
The Sins of the Fathers: The Law and Theology of Illegitimacy Reconsidered.