Green Criminology: An Introduction to the Study of by Rob White,Diane Heckenberg

By Rob White,Diane Heckenberg

Over the previous ten years, the learn of environmental damage and ‘crimes opposed to nature’ has turn into an more and more well known zone of study among criminologists. This booklet represents the 1st overseas, complete and introductory textual content for eco-friendly criminology, supplying a concise exposition of thought and ideas and offering large geographical assurance, variety and intensity to the various concerns bearing on environmental damage and crime.

Divided into 3 sections, the publication attracts on a number overseas case reports and examples, and appears on the conceptual and methodological foundations of eco-friendly criminology, earlier than interpreting intimately components of environmental crime and damage, and the way they're addressed, including:

  • climate switch and social conflict;

  • abuse and damage to animals;

  • threats to bio-diversity;

  • pollution and poisonous waste;

  • environmental victims;

  • environmental rules, legislation enforcement and courts;

  • environmental forensic studies;

  • environmental crime prevention.

Green Criminology is jam-packed with pedagogical beneficial properties, together with discussion containers, case examples, dialogue questions and lists of additional examining and is ideal for college kids around the globe engaged with eco-friendly criminology and crime opposed to the environment.

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