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La puissance paternelle de la mère sur les enfants légitimes dans le Code civil (1804-1970)

Abstract : This study of a mother's parental power over children born in lawful wedlock from 1804 to 1970, traces the evolution of matriarchal authority and a mother's place within the family structure, pursuant to the Civil Code. Every kind of family situation is contemplated in order to highlight matriarchal authority in its different forms, whether the exercise of this power is common, subordinated, or direct, when the mother becomes the head of the family. Initial reasoning and subsequent developments thereto are explored within the context of an evolutionary historical process to examine a mother's parental power. Beyond the strictly legal field, certain correlative questions relating to the status of women, the emergence of feminism, wars and industrialisation, ultimately retrace the place of women within families and society. As a product of political, economic and social transformations, the law of June 4, 1970, came to enact facts that had been called for by society for a long time, namely, joint parental authority shared by both the father and the mother.
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Aude Giuglaris. La puissance paternelle de la mère sur les enfants légitimes dans le Code civil (1804-1970). Droit. COMUE Université Côte d'Azur (2015 - 2019), 2018. Français. ⟨NNT : 2018AZUR0032⟩. ⟨tel-02062268⟩



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