Feminism

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1. What do they believe is the main conflict in society?

  • The bourgoueisie exploiting the proletariat
  • Buffer face
  • The gender system benefiting men over women
  • The gender system benefiting women over men
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2. What six interacting strucutres does Walby note as having patricarchial relations?

  • Domestic life, employment, state policies, male violence against women, sexuality, cultural insititutions (Eg education, media)
  • Domestic life, employment, state policies, male violence against women, sexuality, sports
  • Childrens' games, employment, state policies, male violence against women, sexuality, cultural insititutions (Eg education, media)
  • Jenga, Dominoes, card towers, sugar cube stacks, panda crackers stacks, mud-chip house

3. How do men dominate society?

  • By beating them at Dominoes and eating ALL the Dominoes pizza!
  • Seize material goods, social privileges, harm women, control cultural attitudes
  • By owning only the media as it is the most powerful tool
  • By oppressing the working class

4. How does Walby dissmiss criticisms and describe the shift in the main site of oppresion?

  • Every theory is flawed. Shift from inequality to equality
  • Haters goin' hate! Half Life blue shift
  • Can take into account race and class variations, recognises it changes over time, change in degree. Main site shifted from private home to public places of emplyoment, culture and the state
  • Can take into account race and class variations, recognises it changes over time, change in degree. Main site shifted from public home to private places of emplyoment, culture and the state

5. Which criminologists have a theory on feminism?

  • Smart and Cain - Criminology only looks at male concerns, should look at womens instead
  • Cain and Abel - if they had been sisters they would not have died
  • Smart and Cain - Criminology only looks at female concerns, should look at mens instead
  • Walter and Smart - Criminology only looks at male concerns, should look at womens instead

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