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  •  Glory Season by David Brin (0+ / 0-)

    Human reproduction is altered on a far-away colony world. Men and women are sexually receptive at different times of the year.

    Women are receptive. Women will conceive clones of themselves at this time. Men are docile.

    Men are receptive and can be violent. Women who conceive at this time will bear a normal mixture of male and female children. However, children conceived in this manner are looked down upon as vars.

    This produces a practical feminist society, dominated by clans of genetically identical, financially successful women. Men are confined to relatively few professions.

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