An Introduction to Green Criminology and Environmental Justice
- Angus Nurse - Middlesex University, UK
Criminology (General) | Environmental Politics | Environmental Sociology
A comprehensive introduction to green criminology, this book is a discussion of the relationship between mainstream criminal justice and green crimes.
Focused on environmental harm within the context of criminal justice this book takes a global perspective and
- Introduces students to different theoretical perspectives in green criminology
- Looks at the victims of environmental crime throughout
- Covers topics such as; wildlife crimes, animal abuse, the causes of environmental crime, regulation, exploitation, environmental activism, policing, prosecution and monitoring.
Designed to help readers develop a thorough understanding of the principles of environmental justice and green criminology, as well as contemporary developments, this book will be excellent support to students of green criminology and environmental crime.
A solid introduction to criminology and its environmental impact.
Covers the area very well, both theory, practise, enforcement. Good pedagogical features and interesting case studies.
Grimsby University Centre is developing a 'Green Criminology' module as part of its BA Criminological Studies with Social Science degree. This book will underpin this module and will be one of the essential texts. It is clear, concise and relevant.
Sample Materials & Chapters
Chapter 3: The Causes of Environmental Crime and Criminality