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As these narratives illustrate, disownment was a frequent theme in White family responses to interracial marriage in the 1960s.
In my mind, disownments are really just the proud rants of impulse-driven parents sitting on their pedestals of misguided propriety to socially justify the step they are about to take.
Like any parent of a wild child, Dad struggles to find the ground between tolerance and disownment.
At the point that that scene elides into the shot of Jack's pickup in Signal the following year, the soundtrack of Surf Party links it with Aguirre's disownment of his homosexual hands: "Parking this trailer on the beach is illegal.
Coetzee (1988:5) further points out that the South African pastoral had to deny the colonial history of dispossession and disownment by omitting the truth about black labour, because acknowledging the black serf's toil would threaten the position of the white man as Africa's new heir and would imply that the black "other' is entitled to stake a claim to the land.
It ended with his disownment and, in 1871, his sudden death from smallpox.
As Terry Eagleton points out, "The modest disownment of theory, method, and system; the revulsion from the dominative, totalizing, and unequivocally denotative; the privileging of plurality and heterogeneity, the recurrent gestures of hesitation and indeterminacy, the devotion to gliding and process, .
225) The District of Columbia regulation implies that a provider could furnish PrEP if there is a major chance (or the provider is certain) that the minor will be exposed to HIV during the delay caused by seeking parental consent, or if there is a major chance (or the provider is certain) that the minor will experience violence or disownment should the provider notify parents and "out" him or her.
Caste continues to determine marriage patterns in rural and regional (and some) city areas, as inter-caste marriage is expensive for a man marrying a woman from a higher caste, and is detrimental for a woman's status because the act results in her disownment (dibuang) by her family for marrying into a lower caste.
His list of reasons for decline included inadequate distribution of recorded ministers across the meetings, failure to proselytize, the persistence of silent meetings, and frequent disownments for a variety of offenses.