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QUESTION 14 In pre-industrial societies, women and men were subject to the same penalties, including whippings, hangings, and public ridicule.

QUESTION 14
  1. In pre-industrial societies, women and men were subject to the same penalties, including whippings, hangings, and public ridicule.
  2.  True
  3.  False

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QUESTION 15
  1. Renewed interest in penal reform in the 1960's-1980's came as a result of all but which of the following:
  2. the rise of modern feminismconcern about increasing crime rates among womenthe belief that women should receive gender specific treatmentthe belief that incarceration was a useful tool to rehabilitate women

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QUESTION 16
  1. Self-report studies indicate little difference in patterns of behavior on the part of male and female juveniles, specifically for status, drug and less serious offenses.
  2.  True
  3.  False

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QUESTION 17
  1. Since the 1980's studies of gender differences in crime processing have found that men generally receive harsher sanctions than women because:
  2. men generally commit more serious crimes and have lengthier recordschivalrous treatmentfewer women are arrestedwomen generally are poorer

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