Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Non-Human Animal Abuse and Wildlife Trade: Harm in the Fur and Falcon Trades

No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this article

+ Tax (if applicable)
Add to Favorites
You must be logged in to use this functionality

image of Society & Animals

AbstractUntil recently, the field of criminology has largely ignored the suffering and abuse of non-human animals in the variety of forms in which it occurs. In order to address one aspect of this suffering, this article explores the non-human animal abuse inherent in the trade of wildlife. To demonstrate both the individual harm to non-human animals and the institutionalized abuse in this market, the fur and falcon trades will be detailed. First, since non-human animal abuse and harm have been largely invisible to the criminological community, this article sets out one justification for the adoption of a harm-based discourse. The result is examination of the these two forms of wildlife trade from an animal rights and species justice perspective of harm that is now one of the three broad conceptions of justice in the rapidly growing field of green criminology.

Affiliations: 1: Northumbria University, Department of Social SciencesNewcastle-Upon-TyneUnited Kingdom

Loading

Full text loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/15685306-12341323
Loading

Data & Media loading...

1. Adams C. Neither man nor beast 1994 New York, NY Continuum
2. Agnew R. "The causes of animal abuse: A social psychological analysis" Theoretical Criminology 1998 Vol 2 2 177 209 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362480698002002003
3. Ash L. "A falconry timeline" 2007 Retrieved August 28, 2007, from
4. Beirne P. "Animal abuse and criminology: Introduction to a special issue" Crime, Law and Social Change 2011 Vol 55 349 357 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10611-011-9306-5
5. Beirne P. Beirne P. , South N. "Animal rights, animal abuse and green criminology" Issues in green criminology: Confronting harms against environments, humanity and other animals 2007 Devon, United Kingdom Willan 55 86
6. Beirne P. "For a nonspeciesist criminology" Criminology 1999 Vol 37 1 117 147 http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-9125.1999.tb00481.x
7. Benton T. "Rights and justice on a shared planet: More rights or new relation?" Theoretical Criminology 1998 Vol 2 2 149 175 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362480698002002002
8. Carrabine E. , Cox P. , Lee M. , Plummer K. , South N. Criminology: A sociological introduction 2009 London, United Kingdom Routledge
9. Cazaux G. "Beauty and the beast: Animal abuse from a non-speciest criminological perspective" Crime, Law and Social Change 1999 Vol 31 105 126 http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1008347609286
10. Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) "What is CITES?" 2011 Retrieved August 12, 2011, from
11. Drury R. C. Identifying and understanding consumers of wild animal products in Hanoi, Vietnam: Implication for conservation management 2009 (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University College London, London, United Kingdom
12. European Union "Agreement on the International Humane Trapping Standards between the European Community, Canada and the Russian Federation" 1998 Retrieved June 4, 2006, from
13. Fox M. Inhumane society 1990 New York, NY St. Martin’s
14. Galster S. 2008 National zoo, lectures and symposia March 4, 2008 Retrieved March 4, 2008, from
15. Halsey M. "Against ‘green’ criminology" British Journal of Criminology 2004 Vol 44 833 853 http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bjc/azh068
16. Halsey M. "Environmental crime: Towards an eco-human rights approach" Current Issues in Criminal Justice 1997 Vol 8 3 217 242
17. Halsey M. , White R. "Crime, ecophilosophy and environmental harm" Theoretical Criminology 1998 Vol 2 3 345 371 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362480698002003003
18. Harrop S. "The international regulation of animal welfare and conservation issues through standards dealing with the trapping of wild mammals" Journal of Environmental Law 2000 Vol 12 3 333 360 http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jel/12.3.333
19. Henry S. , Milovanovic D. Constitutive criminology: Beyond postmodernism 1996 London, United Kingdom Sage
20. Hofrichter R. Toxic struggles the theory and practice of environmental justice 1993 Philadelphia, PA New Society Publishers
21. Kant I. Infield Louis Lectures on ethics 1963/1930 London, United Kingdom Methuen
22. Lyapustin S. "The smuggling of falcons of the Far East—a threat to the existence of rare birds [In Russian]" Preservation of Bioresources, March 2006 89 100
23. Lynch M. , Stretesky P. Beirne P. , South N. "Green criminology in the United States" Issues in green criminology: Confronting harms against environments, humanity and other animals 2007 Devon, United Kingdom Willan Publishing 248 269
24. Lynch M. "The meaning of green: Contrasting criminological perspectives" Theoretical Criminology 2003 Vol 7 2 217 238 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362480603007002414
25. Muncie J. "Deconstructing criminology" Criminal Justice Matters 1998 Winter No. 34 4 5 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09627259808552824
26. Olson K. , Goodnight G. T. "Entanglements of consumption, cruelty, privacy and fashion: The social controversy over fur" The Quarterly Journal of Speech 1994 Vol 80 3 249 276 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00335639409384072
27. Oswald A. The history and practice of falconry 1982 London, United Kingdom Neville Spearman
28. Reeves R. Policing international trade in endangered species: The CITES treaty and compliance 2002 London, United Kingdom The Royal Institute of International Affairs
29. Schwendinger H. , Schwendinger J. Taylor I. , Walton P. , Young J. "Defenders of order or guardians of human rights?" Critical criminology 1975 London, United Kingdom Routledge 113 146
30. South N. White R. "The ecocidal tendencies of late modernity: transnational crime, social exclusion, victims and rights" Global environmental harm: Criminological perspectives 2010 Devon, United Kingdom Willan 228 248
31. Sollund R. "Expressions of speciesism: animal trafficking and species decline" Crime, Law and Social Change 2011 Vol 55 437 451 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10611-011-9296-3
32. Sumner C. Sociology of deviance: An obituary 1994 London, United Kingdom Open University Press
33. Sutherland E. "Is “white collar crime” crime?" American Sociological Review 1945 Vol 10 2 132 139 http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2085628
34. Versii "Birds of prey taken from flight" 2007 Retrieved on August 9, 2007, from
35. Warchol G. , Zupan L. , Clack W. "Transnational criminality: An analysis of the illegal wildlife market in South Africa" International Criminal Justice Review 2003 Vol 13 1 27 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/105756770301300101
36. White R. Transnational environmental crime: Toward an eco-global criminology 2011 London, United Kingdom Routledge
37. White R. "Environmental issues and the criminological imagination" Theoretical Criminology 2003 Vol 7 4 483 506 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/13624806030074005
38. Wyatt T. Green criminology & wildlife trafficking: The illegal fur and falcon trades in Russia Far East 2012 Saarbrücken, Germany LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
39. Wyatt T. "The illegal raptor trade in the Russian Federation" Contemporary Justice Review 2011 Vol 14 2 103 123 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10282580.2011.565969
40. Wyatt T. "Exploring the organization in Russia Far East’s illegal wildlife trade: Two case studies of the illegal fur and illegal falcon trades" Global Crime 2009 Vol 10 1 & 2 144 154 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17440570902783947
http://brill.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1163/15685306-12341323
Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/15685306-12341323
2014-02-18
2018-06-23

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Subscribe to ToC alert
  • Get permissions
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Society & Animals — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation