About the Author
Angus Nurse is Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Middlesex Univeristy's School of Law. He was formerly Visiting Lecturer in Criminal Investigation at Birmingham City University and Associate Lecturer (Social Sciences and Law) at The Open University. He has previously worked as Investigations Co-ordinator for the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds and the RSPB's Legal & Data Protection Officer. He has also been employed as an Investigator for the Commission for Local Administration (the Local Government Ombudsman). His research interests are in the areas of wildlife and environmental crime and the law protecting animals and wildlife, judicial review, alternative dispute resolution, and corporate environmental responsibility. He has published widely on these and related areas.
Table of Contents
Contents: Preface; Introduction; The nature of animal harm; Identifying animal offenders; Animal harm and domestic animals; Animal harm and traditional field sports; Animal harm, culture and self-expression; Sport and trophy hunting; Trade in wildlife and derivatives; Animal harm and public policy; Conclusions; Glossary; Further reading; Index.