Carlen - The Class and Gender Deals

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  • Created by: Lynn Moyo
  • Created on: 14-12-12 14:54

Carlen- conduded a study in 1988 about the working class women who have committed crimes such as theft; from this study he argues that working class women are led to conform through the promise of rewards or ' deals' such as the class deal; meaning women who work will be given material rewards e.g. leisure opportunites.

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