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

  • 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
  • Every theory is flawed. Shift from inequality to equality
  • Haters goin' hate! Half Life blue shift
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2. What three interacting systems does Walby note?

  • Racism, capitalism and class
  • Racism, capitalism and patriarchy (most important)
  • Age, capitalism and patriarchy (most important)
  • 3DS, Wii, Xbox

3. What does it mean by 'social system'?

  • Friendly Dizzi
  • Society - working lives, family lives, social norms, values, roles, insitutions
  • Only education and family
  • Only the agents of formal social control (police, army, etc)

4. How do Marxist Feminists think that the emergence of capitalism alterted the relations between men and women?

  • Everyone had to wear snapback caps!
  • Men try to gain power over women, employers treat women as reserve army of labour, male workers exclude women from their trades and crafts, husbands exploit their wives' unpaid housework
  • Didn't change anything as sexism persisted before capitalism
  • Made relations more equal

5. What is transgressive criminology?

  • Study what illegal and legal activities harm men, how came about, what to change them (led to studies on the way women staying in from fear of crime, how law treats ****, etc)
  • Study what illegal and legal activities harm women, how came about, what to change them (led to studies on the way women staying in from fear of crime, how law treats ****, etc)
  • Study only illegal activites that harm women, how came about, what to change them (led to studies on the way women staying in from fear of crime, how law treats ****, etc)
  • Studying aggressive Transformers and the crimes they commit, why, etc

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