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150lectMar26 - Soc. 150 Lecture 3/26/09 Woman in Chains,...

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Soc. 150 Lecture 3/26/09 “Woman in Chains,” Fears for Tears http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7hDoPCiC3RQ (suggested by fellow student, Long Chen) Sexism and Violence Article 30, Against School Study of Inner-city Teens’ School experiences JEP/NAI Students discuss experiences with Inner-City Students Consequence of Gender Stratification: Women and Violence Sociologists, Maxine Baca Zinn and Stanley Eitzen On average: 30 women across the U.S. will be killed by a husband or boyfriend. 16,000 will be assaulted by one 4,000 will require medical treatment Conditions that Favor Wife Abuse Male: is unemployed uses illicit drugs Has different religion from female saw father hit mother is not married/but living with female has blue collar occupation did not attend college is between 18 and 50 Male or female uses severe violence toward children in home Total family income is below poverty line Source: The Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2009 for the course SOCI 150 taught by Professor Messner during the Spring '08 term at USC.

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