Green Crime

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  • Created on: 06-11-14 09:44

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

  • The media say it is.
  • Traditional members of society say it is.
  • A person has broken the law.
  • A person discriminates the environment.
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2. The view that 'humans and the environment are interdependent, so they can hurt each other' is...

  • Ecocentric
  • Plantalla
  • Environmentalist
  • Environmocentric

3. A criticism of traditional criminology is that it can accept environmental crime definitions from corporations, who define these to serve their own interests.

  • True
  • False

4. 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
  • Subcultural Theorists
  • Marxists
  • Functionalists

5. 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.


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