Ecocide, genocide, capitalism and colonialism: Consequences for indigenous peoples and glocal ecosystems environments

  title={Ecocide, genocide, capitalism and colonialism: Consequences for indigenous peoples and glocal ecosystems environments},
  author={Martin Crook and Damien Short and Nigel South},
  journal={Theoretical Criminology},
  pages={298 - 317}
Continuing injustices and denial of rights of indigenous peoples are part of the long legacy of colonialism. Parallel processes of exploitation and injustice can be identified in relation to non-human species and/or aspects of the natural environment. International law can address some extreme examples of the crimes and harms of colonialism through the idea and legal definition of genocide, but the intimately related notion of ecocide that applies to nature and the environment is not yet… 

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