Illegal Mining

Task for the essay is to develop the criminal act of illegal mining it into a case study. That means you need to frame the crime in terms of the concepts learnt/discover and evaluate it critically, i.e. define the type of crime, consider motivations, harms and the broader societal structures in which the crime is committed, reflect on available research evidence and sources, issues of legislation and consequences for the offenders, the victims and other stakeholders.