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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of passivize.
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And it must be done in such a way that people are not re-privatized, passivized, and then eventually demobilized.
Using The House of Mirth I mean to show how at least five new and perverted categories were created: the helpless, passivized (feminized) male, male as passive spectator/judge, the social climber/outsider, the manipulative monster female, and the utterly objectified female - the ideal - whose ultimate goal is to become a consumer object. &c &c with all sorts of historical documentation to back up what I say, rather than adapting my paper to what sources seem available.