Structural Theories on the 'Underclass'


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1. Who argues that the movement from training schemes to parenthood and crime did not create an established underclass?

  • Craine
  • Westergaard
  • Giddens
  • Mann
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2. What was Runciman's seven class system based on?

  • Cultural deprivation
  • Control, power and marketability
  • Economic divisions
  • Levels of human capital

3. What percentage of society are in the underclass according to Runciman?

  • 10%
  • 2%
  • 5%
  • 7%

4. Who argues that there is a dual labour market based on class with the underclass in the secondary market?

  • Craine
  • McDonald and Marsh
  • Giddens
  • Marsland

5. Who theorizes that marginalisation is due not to personal choice but material deprivation?

  • McDonald and Marsh
  • Westergaard
  • Mann
  • Craine

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