Why is women's crime increasing?

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  • Created on: 19-03-14 18:19
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  • Why is women's crime increasing?
    • Harsher sentences
      • Chivalry effect going down
        • Girl gangs/ladettes
          • more reported crime,arrests,convictions
    • Feminist theory
      • childcare= part time jobs
        • less pay, glass ceiling
          • relative poverty/deprivation
          • leads to shoplifting
    • increased equality
      • better jobs,indepence
        • more freedom to commit crime
      • previous restricted to home
        • = less opportunity to commit crime


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