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2. Who did a study to find the link between social class and criminal activity [Status Frustration]?

  • Rosenthal & Jacobson [1973]
  • Albert Cohen [1955]
  • Ann Oakley [1965]
  • Willmott & Young [1988]

3. What specific age group is more likely to commit crimes?

  • 75-90
  • 16-24
  • 20-30
  • 10-15

4. Which of the following is NOT a reason why Official Statistics are inaccurate?

  • Some crimes are too trivial.
  • Confident victims.
  • Private matters not reported.
  • Dark figure of crime not included.

5. Why do women get away with criminal actions more than men?

  • Judges go easy on them because of chivalry and they are less likely to be suspected of something.
  • They are more responsible.
  • When women are on their periods, they are more emotional.
  • Women are weaker therefore, judges pity them and let them off.

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