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The Criminal Exploitation Of Natural Resources
The Criminal Exploitation Of Natural Resources

By the end of this chapter you should:

  • Have a firm understanding of the factors involved in the criminal exploitation of natural resources.
  • Understand the links between the legal and illegal oil and gas extraction industries and why there are criminological concerns about industry practices.
  • Understand how and why globalization is a factor in the continuing illegal exploitation of natural resources such as oil, gas and timber and why corruption is considered to be endemic in these industries.
  • Understand the concept of biopiracy and why this constitutes a crime of the powerful that impacts negatively on the rights of indigenous communities and those living in the Global South.
  • Understand the extent to which consumer demand combined with weak ...

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