Structural Theories on the 'Underclass'


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

  • Westergaard
  • McDonald and Marsh
  • Craine
  • Mann
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2. Who argues that the movement from training schemes to parenthood and crime did not create an established underclass?

  • Westergaard
  • Craine
  • Mann
  • Giddens

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

  • 7%
  • 10%
  • 5%
  • 2%

4. Who criticised Giddens for ignoring gender and ethnicity but still acknowledges there are labour divisions?

  • Mann
  • Runciman
  • Marsland
  • Westergaard

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

  • Giddens
  • McDonald and Marsh
  • Marsland
  • Craine

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