- According to your text, one of the reasons women in prison and jail face 'institutionalized sexism' is due to the administration's failure to hire more female correctional officers.
1 pointsQUESTION 7
- According to your text, where gender convergence appears to exist is most likely due to all but which of the following?
- changes in law enforcement practicesfeminization of povertywomen becoming increasingly violentchanges in data collection
1 pointsQUESTION 8
- According to your text, women prisoners have more access than male prisoners to legal libraries, medical and dental care, and vocational and educational opportunities.
1 pointsQUESTION 9
- According to your text, women's offending rates appear to be "catching up" to men's in the area of larceny/ theft. This is probably due to:
- the feminization of poverty
- the expanding narcotic market
- societal images of women
- none of the above