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where many produce the wealth, but the wealth and power remain in the hands of a few (Moyer, 2001, p.250). Three women by the name of Elizabeth Moulds, Nicole Rafter and Eleena Natalizia developed an association controversy that basically claimed women were receiving preferential treatment within the criminal justice system (Moyer, 2001, p.251). This theory came about in the late 1960’s in response to the masculine bias in the Marxist social theory. Moulds felt that the subordinate and oppressed positions of women are the results of chivalry. The chivalry concept came about during the Middle Ages; the women were the beneficiaries of the practice of chivalry. In turn, Moulds feels this is where the oppression of women began, as well as the role the male is dominated.
Radical Feminism views male power and privilege as the root cause of all social relations, inequality and crime (Moyer, 2001, p.252). Radical feminist in criminology have been concerned with the victimization of women and male violence. Radical feminist believe the main causes of gender inequality stems from: the needs of men to control women’s sexuality and reproductive potential as well as patriarchy (Moyer, 2001, p.253). These women also feel the reason why

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