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  • Specifically in this case, women take marianismo (the cult of the virgin Mary) and use it to create spaces for protest.

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  • For one thing, no one really knows how much the traditional gender role attributes of machismo and marianismo - idealizing the Virgin Mary - actually influence today's Latino adolescents.

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  • The female ideal of marianismo includes being self-sacrificing, pure, and silent.

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  • In the standard definition of marianismo are such "virtues" as hyper-femininity, modesty, spirituality but, above all else it seemed to me growing up, passivity and compliance when it came to her husband - a good man but macho to a fault - and an enveloping kindness and nurturing when it came to us, her three sons.

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  • The thing I've discovered about marianismo is that it requires a special kind of person to be on the receiving end.

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  • Of course, marianismo to this degree has fallen out of favor with modern women.

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  • For one thing, no one really knows how much the traditional gender role attributes of machismo and marianismo-idealizing the Virgin Mary-actually influence today's Latino adolescents.

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  • For one thing, no one really knows how much the traditional gender role attributes of machismo and marianismo

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  • The counterpart of machismo; the spirit of the virgin Mary.

    May 30, 2014