The first of six ESRC sponsored Green Criminology Research Seminar’s took place on October 20th at Northumbria University. This seminar, titled “Green Criminology; Theories and Concepts”, covered the recent evolution of Green Criminology as a field of study. Presentations were given by two International Green Criminology Working Group members at the seminar. Dr. Nigel South presented on “the historical evolution of theories and concepts of green criminology as well as the contemporary formulations that this emerging field addresses.” Dr. Avi Brisman also gave a presentation on the interdisciplinary nature of green criminology and how that contributes to its strength.
Both presentations are available in full in video form below. You can view and download their presentations at the ESRC site here.
Pro Vice Chancellor Nigel South
Dr Avi Brisman
The next seminar in the ESRC Green Criminology Research Seminar Series will take place in February 2013 at Glamorgan University, in Cardiff, Whales. Registration will begin later this year with a small fee (~£10). More information is available here.
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