Paternalism in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Paternalism

a method of governance by which an authority advises individuals while not allowing them to make decisions

Examples of Paternalism in a sentence

The principal’s paternalism is necessary because it limits the actions of rebellious students.  πŸ”Š

Because the citizens wanted voting rights, they rebelled against the system of paternalism that governed them.  πŸ”Š

Slavery is an example of paternalism because it emphasizes the authority one man has over another man.  πŸ”Š

When my father dictates my choices, I find myself comparing him to overthrown rulers who attempted to govern through paternalism.  πŸ”Š

The leader of the rebellion opposes paternalism because he believes people should make their own decisions.  πŸ”Š

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