Green Crime

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  • Created on: 06-11-14 09:44

1. Green criminology is different from traditional criminology, because...

  • Traditional is seen as outdated.
  • Green takes a more radical approach.
  • Green is more accepted by the media.
  • Traditional doesn't care about the environment.
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2. Situ and Emmons (2000) define environmental crime as...

  • An unauthorised act that violates the law.
  • Any action that puts the environment at risk.
  • A way in which people rebel.
  • Harmless and based on a person's opinion.

3. Green crime is defined as...

  • Crime against the environment.
  • Crime against flowers only.
  • Crime that may harm leaves.
  • Crime against members of Green political parties.

4. Traditional criminologists argue that an action is only a crime when...

  • The media say it is.
  • A person has broken the law.
  • A person discriminates the environment.
  • Traditional members of society say it is.

5. Green criminologists argue that the powerful view/define what is environmentally harmful, in order to benefit themselves. This viewpoint is similar to what other group of theorists?

  • Feminists
  • Marxists
  • Functionalists
  • Subcultural Theorists


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