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Green Harms and Crimes : Critical Criminology in a Changing World.

By: Sollund, R.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Critical Criminological Perspectives Ser: Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2015Copyright date: ©2015Description: 1 online resource (301 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781137456267.Subject(s): Critical criminologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Green Harms and Crimes : Critical Criminology in a Changing WorldDDC classification: 364.145 LOC classification: HV6001-7220.5Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Contents -- List of Tables and Figures -- Preface -- Notes on Contributors -- 1 Introduction: Critical Green Criminology - An Agenda for Change -- 2 State-Corporate Environmental Harms and Paradoxical Interventions: Thoughts in Honour of Stanley Cohen -- 3 Looking into the Abyss: Bangladesh, Critical Criminology and Globalization -- 4 A Critical Gaze on Environmental Victimization -- 5 'Creative Destruction' and the Economy of Waste -- 6 Agribusiness, Governments and Food Crime: A Critical Perspective -- 7 Anthropogenic Development Drives Species to Be Endangered: Capitalism and the Decline of Species -- 8 The Illegal Wildlife Trade from a Norwegian Outlook: Tendencies in Practices and Law Enforcement -- 9 Denying the Harms of Animal Abductions for Biomedical Research -- 10 A Systems Thinking Perspective on the Motivations and Mechanisms That Drive Wildlife Poaching -- 11 'Now You See Me, Now You Don't': About the Selective Permissiveness of Synoptic Exposure and Its Impact -- 12 The Occupy Movement vs. Capitalist Realism: Seeking Extraordinary Transformations in Consciousness -- 13 Refugee Protests and Political Agency: Framing Dissensus through Precarity -- Index.
Summary: The book presents discussions of the application of Stan Cohen's theories alongside empirical contributions in the fields of critical and green criminology. Taken together, the authors critically address harms and crimes against the environment, as well as against human and nonhuman victims.
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Cover -- Contents -- List of Tables and Figures -- Preface -- Notes on Contributors -- 1 Introduction: Critical Green Criminology - An Agenda for Change -- 2 State-Corporate Environmental Harms and Paradoxical Interventions: Thoughts in Honour of Stanley Cohen -- 3 Looking into the Abyss: Bangladesh, Critical Criminology and Globalization -- 4 A Critical Gaze on Environmental Victimization -- 5 'Creative Destruction' and the Economy of Waste -- 6 Agribusiness, Governments and Food Crime: A Critical Perspective -- 7 Anthropogenic Development Drives Species to Be Endangered: Capitalism and the Decline of Species -- 8 The Illegal Wildlife Trade from a Norwegian Outlook: Tendencies in Practices and Law Enforcement -- 9 Denying the Harms of Animal Abductions for Biomedical Research -- 10 A Systems Thinking Perspective on the Motivations and Mechanisms That Drive Wildlife Poaching -- 11 'Now You See Me, Now You Don't': About the Selective Permissiveness of Synoptic Exposure and Its Impact -- 12 The Occupy Movement vs. Capitalist Realism: Seeking Extraordinary Transformations in Consciousness -- 13 Refugee Protests and Political Agency: Framing Dissensus through Precarity -- Index.

The book presents discussions of the application of Stan Cohen's theories alongside empirical contributions in the fields of critical and green criminology. Taken together, the authors critically address harms and crimes against the environment, as well as against human and nonhuman victims.

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<p>Ragnhild Aslaug Sollund is Professor in criminology at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, University of Oslo, Norway.</p>

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