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“Our great civilizations are nothing more than social machines to create the ideal female setting, where a woman can count on stability; our legal and moral codes that try to abolish violence and promote permanence of ownership and enforce contracts--those represent the primary female strategy, the taming of the male.”

Orson Scott Card, Xenocide
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Xenocide (The Ender Quintet, #4) Xenocide by Orson Scott Card
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