Organized Environmental Crime: An Analysis of Corporate Noncompliance with the Law

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Edwin Mellen Press, Jan 1, 2009 - Law - 153 pages
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Crimes that harm the evironment are frequently presented as random accidents or disasters in the media and by some academics. This work argues that three divergent literatures can be integrated and tested in a unified conceptual schema; that enviornmental corporate crimes are a function of what previous researchers have termed "motive , opportunity, and choice."

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Contents

Enviromnental Crime and Organizational Behavior
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Chapter 3
65
Chapter 4
88
Copyright

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Dr. Wolf is a Professor of Sociology and Justice Studies at the University of Idaho, Moscow. He received his Ph.D in Sociology from the University of Oregon, Eugene. In addition to the study of corporate crime, Dr. Wolf conducts research on issues of global justice and inequality.

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