Green Crime

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  • Created on: 06-11-14 09:44

1. Situ and Emmons (2000) define environmental crime as...

  • An unauthorised act that violates the law.
  • Harmless and based on a person's opinion.
  • Any action that puts the environment at risk.
  • A way in which people rebel.
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2. Green criminologists (White 2008) state that a crime is any action that harms the environmentand/or the human and non-human animals within it, even if no laws are broken.

  • True
  • False

3. Which of the following is a true example of criticism that could be applied to green criminology?

  • The crimionolgy isn't transgressive, so therefore shouldn't be valid.
  • It is a waste of time to try and protect the environment.
  • It has boundaries that are hard to deefine. It's broad. Naming things as wrong isn't factual, but based on opinions, norms or values.
  • It hasn't suggested 2 views of harm.

4. The view that 'humans and the environment are interdependent, so they can hurt each other' is...

  • Ecocentric
  • Plantalla
  • Environmentalist
  • Environmocentric

5. White (2008) has two views of harm:

  • Anthropocentric and Ecocentic
  • Race and Interdependency
  • Humanocentric and Ecocentric
  • Ethnocentric and Environmocentric


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