Problem

Unjust customary sexual rights

Other Names:
Hereditary droit du seigneur
Feudal sexual privilege
Nature:

The droit du seigneur is a legal or customary right of a feudal lord to have a sexual relations with a vassals bride on her wedding night, whatever the view of the bride or the groom.

Incidence:

Such practices tend to emerge in groups and bands, such as gangs or groups of bandits, lead by a charismatic figure who arrogates to himself rights such as those of a feudal lord.

Broader Problems:
Feudalism
Arrogation of rights
Strategies:

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
06.05.2019 – 21:09 CEST