Has the position of children improved? The conflict view

What do March of Progress sociologists argue about the position of childhood?
That has improved dramatically in a relatively short period of time
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What do conflict sociologists such as Marxists&Feminists argue?
They dispute this because they say that society is based on conflict between different social classes and genders
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What happens within this conflict?
Some groups have more power, status or wealth than others. conflict sociologists see the relationship between groups as one of domination&subordination, in which the dominant group act as oppressors
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What do conflict sociologists argue that the MOPV is based on?
False idealised images that ignores important inequalities
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What is the first ground that the conflict view criticise MOPV on?
There are inequalities among children in terms of the opportunities&risks they face- many children today are unprotected and badly cared for
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What is the second ground that the conflict view criticise MOPV on?
There are inequalities between children and adults that are greater than ever, children today experience more control, oppression, dependency, not greater care and protection
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What do conflict sociologists such as Marxists&Feminists argue?

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