Destruction and the philosophy of desire

Ruggiero, Vincenzo (2018) Destruction and the philosophy of desire. In: Green Crimes and Dirty Money. Spapens, Toine, White, Rob, van Uhm, Daan and Huisman, Wim, eds. Green Criminology . Routledge. 9780815372219.

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Looking at green criminology from the perspective of neoliberal economics can add some elements to this growing area of enquiry. Complementing economic reasoning with references to what I describe as the philosophy of desire can compound arguments against environmental destruction. This chapter attempts both enterprises.

Item Type: Book Section
Editors: Spapens, Toine and White, Rob and van Uhm, Daan and Huisman, Wim
Research Areas: A. > School of Law > Criminology and Sociology
Item ID: 24619
Notes on copyright: This is an Accepted Manuscript of a book chapter published by Routledge/CRC Press in Green Crimes and Dirty Money on 06/06/2018, available online: or
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Depositing User: Vincenzo Ruggiero
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2018 09:03
Last Modified: 05 Apr 2019 04:15
ISBN: 9780815372219

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