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Dr Gary Potter

Reader in Criminology

  1. 2021
  2. Published

    Introduction: Stigma, identity construction and the ‘who’ of drug use

    Chatwin, C., Potter, G. & Werse, B., 31/12/2021, Who?: Variation and distinction in the European drugs landscape. Chatwin, C., Potter, G. R. & Werse, B. (eds.). PABST Science Publishers, p. 11-18 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  3. Published

    More Harm than Good? Cannabis, Harm and the Misuse of Drugs Act

    Potter, G. & Wells, H., 31/12/2021, In: Drugs and Alcohol Today. 21, 4, p. 277-288 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  4. Published

    Medical Cannabis in the UK: the (false) dawn of a new era?

    Bone, M. & Potter, G., 7/09/2021, The Routledge Handbook of Post-Prohibition Cannabis Research. Corva, D. & Meisel, J. (eds.). London: Routledge

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  5. Published

    “Snitches get stitches”: Researching both sides of illegal markets

    Potter, L. & Potter, G., 22/03/2021, In: Journal of Organizational Ethnography. 10, 1, p. 7-20 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Who? Variation and distinction in the European drugs landscape

    Chatwin, C. (ed.), Potter, G. (ed.) & Werse, B. (ed.), 2021, PABST Science Publishers. 150 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  7. 2020
  8. Published

    “Coming Out”: Stigma, Reflexivity and the Drug Researcher’s Drug Use

    Ross, A., Potter, G., Barratt, M. & Aldridge, J., 1/12/2020, In: Contemporary Drug Problems. 47, 4, p. 268-285 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  9. Published

    Coming out of the closet: Risk management strategies of illegal cannabis growers

    Potter, G. & Klein, A., 21/02/2020, Risk and Substance Use: Framing Dangerous People and Dangerous Places. MacGregor, S. & Thom, B. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 201-221 21 p. (Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  10. Published

    Conservation enforcement: Insights from people incarcerated for wildlife crimes in Nepal

    Paudel, K., Potter, G. & Phelps, J., 1/02/2020, In: Conservation Science and Practice. 2, 2, 11 p., e137.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  11. 2019
  12. Published

    Do medical cannabis growers attempt to produce cannabis with different cannabinoid concentrations than recreational growers?

    Sznitman, S., Barratt, M., Decorte, T., Hakkarainen, P., Lenton, S., Potter, G., Werse, B. & Wilkins, C., 21/11/2019, In: Drugs and Alcohol Today. 19, 4, p. 251-256 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  13. Published

    Examining the blurred boundaries between medical and recreational cannabis: Results from an international study of small-scale cannabis cultivation

    Hakkarainen, P., Decorte, T., Sznitman, S., Karjalainen, K., Barratt, M., Frank, V. A., Lenton, S., Potter, G. R., Werse, B. & Wilkins, C., 1/04/2019, In: Drugs: Education, Prevention, and Policy . 26, 3, p. 250-258 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  14. Published

    The challenges and benefits of analyzing feedback comments in surveys: Lessons from a cross-national online survey of small scale cannabis growers

    Decorte, T., Malm, A., Sznitman, S., Hakkarainen, P., Barratt, M., Potter, G. R., Werse, B., Kamphausen, G., Lenton, S. & Frank, V. A., 28/02/2019, In: Methodological Innovations. 12, 1, 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  15. 2018
  16. Published

    Growing practices and the use of potentially harmful chemical additives among a sample of small-scale cannabis growers in three countries

    Lenton, S., Asmussen Frank, V., Barratt, M., Potter, G. R. & Decorte, T., 1/11/2018, In: Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 192, p. 250-256 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  17. Published

    Introduction: Drugs, place, space and time

    Potter, G. R., 10/2018, Place, space and time in European drug use, markets and policy. Potter, G., Fountain, J. & Korf, D. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers, p. 11-25 15 p. 1

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  18. Published

    Place, space and time in European drug use, markets and policy

    Potter, G. R. (ed.), Fountain, J. (ed.) & Korf, D. (ed.), 10/2018, Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers. 164 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  19. Published

    Introduction: cultivation, medication, activism and cannabis policy

    Bone, M., Potter, G. R. & Klein, A., 4/06/2018, In: Drugs and Alcohol Today. 18, 2, p. 73-79 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineEditorial

  20. Published

    The three betrayals of the medical cannabis growing activist: from multiple victimhood to reconstruction, redemption and activism

    Klein, A. & Potter, G. R., 1/03/2018, In: International Journal of Drug Policy. 53, p. 65-72 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  21. Published

    Not Particularly Special: critiquing ‘NPS’ as a category of drugs

    Potter, G. R. & Chatwin, C., 2018, In: Drugs: Education, Prevention, and Policy . 25, 4, p. 329-336 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  22. 2017
  23. Published

    Ethnographic research on crime and control: Editors' introduction

    Fleetwood, J. & Potter, G. R., 30/08/2017, In: Methodological Innovations. 10, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineEditorial

  24. Published

    Real gates to virtual fields: Integrating online and offline ethnography in studying cannabis cultivation and reflections on the applicability of this approach in criminological ethnography more generally

    Potter, G. R., 30/08/2017, In: Methodological Innovations. 10, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  25. Published

    Greening criminology in the 21st century: contemporary debates and future directions in the study of environmental harm

    Hall, M. (ed.), Maher, J. (ed.), Nurse, A. (ed.), Potter, G. R. (ed.), South, N. (ed.) & Wyatt, T., 01/2017, London: Routledge. 239 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  26. Published

    Introduction: greening criminology in the 21st century

    Hall, M., Maher, J., Nurse, A., Potter, G. R., South, N. & Wyatt, T., 01/2017, Greening criminology in the 21st century: contemporary debates and future directions in the study of environmental harm. Hall, M., Maher, J., Nurse, A., Potter, G., South, N. & Wyatt, T. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 1-8 8 p. (Green Criminology Series).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  27. Published

    CRIMINOLOGÍA VERDE COMO ECOCRIMINOLOGÍA: EL DESARROLLO DE UNA CIENCIA SOCIAL DEL CRIMEN ECOLÓGICAMENTE INFORMADA

    Potter, G. R., 2017, Introducción a la Criminología Verde: Conceptos para la Comprensión de los Conflictos Socioambientales. Rodriguez Goys, D., Mol, H., South, N. & Brisman, A. (eds.). Bogotá: Fondo Editorial Universidad Antonio Nariño, 1

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  28. Published

    Green Criminology

    Potter, G. R., 2017, A companion to state power, liberties and rights. Morley, S., Turner, J., Corteen, K. & Taylor, P. (eds.). Policy Press, p. 112-114 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  29. 2016
  30. Published

    Sex and drugs and EDM: the use and distribution of drugs within a London chemsex scene

    Schierano, C. & Potter, G. R., 1/12/2016, Evidence in European social drug research and drug policy. O'Gorman, A., Potter, G. & Fountain, J. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers, p. 113-129 17 p. 8

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  31. Published

    Evidence in European social drug research and drug policy

    O'Gorman, A. (ed.), Potter, G. R. (ed.) & Fountain, J. (ed.), 12/2016, Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers. 132 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  32. Published

    The geography of environmental crime

    Hall, M., Nurse, A., Potter, G. R. & Wyatt, T., 07/2016, The geography of environmental crime: conservation, wildlife crime and environmental activism. Potter, G., Nurse, A. & Hall, M. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-10 10 p. (Palgrave studies in Green Criminology).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  33. Published

    The geography of environmental crime: conservation, wildlife crime and environmental activism

    Potter, G. R., Nurse, A. & Hall, M., 07/2016, London: Palgrave Macmillan. 246 p. (Palgrave Studies in Green Criminology)

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  34. Published

    Ross Coomber, Joseph Donnermeyer, Karen McElrath and John Scott (2014) Key Concepts in Crime and Society. London: Sage.

    Potter, G. R., 10/06/2016, In: International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy. 5, 2, p. 124-126 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineBook/Film/Article review

  35. Published

    Sheff David. Clean−Overcoming Addiction and Ending America's Greatest Tragedy. New York: Mariner Books, 2014.

    Potter, G. R., 06/2016, In: World Medical and Health Policy . 8, 2, p. 210-212 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineBook/Film/Article review

  36. 2015
  37. Published

    Global patterns of domestic cannabis cultivation: sample characteristics and patterns of growing across eleven countries

    Potter, G., Barratt, M., Malm, A., Bouchard, M., Blok, T., Christensen, A-S., Decorte, T., Frank, V. A., Hakkarainen, P., Klein, A., Lenton, S., Perälä, J., Werse, B. & Wouters, M., 1/03/2015, In: International Journal of Drug Policy. 26, 3, p. 226-237 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  38. Published

    Attitudes of cannabis growers to regulation of cannabis cultivation under a non-prohibition cannabis model

    Lenton, S., Frank, V. A., Barratt, M., Dahl, H. & Potter, G., 03/2015, In: International Journal of Drug Policy. 26, 3, p. 257-266 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  39. Published

    Growing medicine: small-scale cannabis cultivation for medical purposes in six countries

    Hakkarainen, P., Frank, V. A., Barratt, M., Dahl, H., Decorte, T., Karjalainen, K., Lenton, S., Potter, G. & Werse, B., 03/2015, In: International Journal of Drug Policy. 26, 3, p. 250-256 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  40. Published

    Lessons from conducting trans-national Internet-mediated participatory research with hidden populations of cannabis cultivators

    Barratt, M., Potter, G., Wouters, M., Wilkins, C., Werse, B., Perälä, J., Pedersen, M., Nguyen, H., Malm, A., Lenton, S., Korf, D., Klein, A., Heyde, J., Hakkarainen, P., Frank, V. A., Decorte, T. & Blok, T., 03/2015, In: International Journal of Drug Policy. 26, 3, p. 238-249 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  41. Published

    The globalisation of cannabis cultivation: a growing challenge

    Decorte, T. & Potter, G., 03/2015, In: International Journal of Drug Policy. 26, 3, p. 221-225 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineEditorial

  42. Published

    Blurred boundaries: the artificial distinction between 'use' and 'supply' in the UK cannabis market

    Chatwin, C. & Potter, G., 2015, In: Contemporary Drug Problems. 41, 4, p. 522-535 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  43. 2014
  44. Published

    Book Review: Nigel South & Avi Brisman (Eds) Routledge Handbook of Green Criminology

    Potter, G., 2014, In: Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice and Criminology. 2, 2, p. 309-311 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineBook/Film/Article review

  45. Published

    Change and continuity: researching evolving drug landscapes in Europe

    Potter, G. (ed.), Wouters, M. (ed.) & Fountain, J. (ed.), 2014, Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  46. Published

    Change and continuity in the European drug landscape: an introduction

    Potter, G., 2014, Change and continuity: researching evolving drug landscapes in Europe. Potter, G., Wouters, M. & Fountain, J. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  47. Published

    The criminogenic effects of environmental harm: bringing a 'green' perspective to mainstream criminology

    Potter, G., 2014, Environmental crime and its victims: Perspectives within green criminology. Spapens, T., White, R. & Kluin, M. (eds.). Farnham: Ashgate, p. 7-22 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  48. 2013
  49. Published

    Book review: Stephanie C Kane, Where Rivers Meet the Sea: The Political Ecology of Water

    Potter, G., 11/2013, In: Theoretical Criminology. 17, 4, p. 582-585 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineBook/Film/Article review

  50. Published

    From “social supply” to “real dealing”: drift, friendship and trust in drug dealing careers

    Taylor, M. & Potter, G., 10/2013, In: Journal of Drug Issues. 43, 4, p. 392-406 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  51. Published

    Justifying 'green' criminology: values and 'taking sides' in an ecologically informed social science

    Potter, G., 2013, The values of criminology and criminal justice. Cowburn, M., Duggan, M., Robinson, A. & Senior, P. (eds.). London: Polity Press

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  52. Published

    Social supply and hard drug markets

    Potter, G. & Osiniagova, A., 2013, Snapshots of social drug research in Europe. Fountain, J., Wouters, M. & Korf, D. J. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers, p. 309-311 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  53. 2012
  54. Published

    Getting 'high' from crime: perspectives on the drug-crime connection

    Potter, G. & Osiniagova, A., 2012, The meaning of high: variations according to drug, set, setting and time. Wouters, M., Fountain, J. & Korf, D. J. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  55. Published

    I predict a riot: green politics, environmental activism and socio-ecological despair

    Potter, G., 2012, In: Criminal Justice Matters. 90, 1, p. 20-21 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal article

  56. Published
  57. Published

    The problem with skunk

    Potter, G. & Chatwin, C., 2012, In: Drugs and Alcohol Today. 12, 4, p. 232-240 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  58. Published

    Towards a framework of contextual integrity: legality, trust and compliance of CCTV signage

    Lizar, M. & Potter, G., 2012, Eyes everywhere: the global growth of camera surveillance. Doyle, A., Lippert, R. K. & Lyon, D. (eds.). Abingdon: Routledge

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  59. Published

    Understanding global patterns of domestic cannabis cultivation

    Barratt, M., Bouchard, M., Decorte, T., Frank, V. A., Hakkarainen, P., Lenton, S., Malm, A., Nguyen, H. & Potter, G., 2012, In: Drugs and Alcohol Today. 12, 4, p. 213-221 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  60. Published

    What is green criminology?

    Potter, G., 2012, greencriminology.org.

    Research output: Other contribution

  61. 2011
  62. Published

    Drug trafficking and political movements

    Potter, G., 2011, Sage encyclopedia of drug policy. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  63. Published

    Drugs-crime connection

    Potter, G., 2011, Sage encyclopedia of drug policy. Kleiman, M. & Hawdon, J. (eds.). Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  64. Published

    Emerging trends in cannabis cultivation - and the way forward

    Bouchard, M., Potter, G. & Decorte, T., 2011, World wide weed: global trends in cannabis cultivation and its control. Decorte, T., Potter, G. & Bouchard, M. (eds.). Farnham: Ashgate

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  65. Published

    International drug policies: eradication of narcotic crops

    Potter, G., 2011, Sage encyclopedia of drug policy. Kleiman, M. & Hawdon, J. (eds.). Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  66. Published

    Keeping down the weeds: cannabis eradication in the developed world

    Potter, G., 2011, World wide weed: global trends in cannabis cultivation and its control. Decorte, T., Potter, G. & Bouchard, M. (eds.). Farnham: Ashgate

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  67. Published

    Researching cannabis markets online: some lessons from the virtual field

    Potter, G. & Chatwin, C., 2011, Markets, methods and messages: dynamics in European drug research. Fountain, J., Frank, V. A. & Korf, D. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  68. Published

    The globalization of cannabis cultivation

    Potter, G., Bouchard, M. & Decorte, T., 2011, World wide weed: global trends in cannabis cultivation and its control. Decorte, T., Potter, G. & Bouchard, M. (eds.). Farnham: Ashgate

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  69. Published

    World wide weed: global trends in cannabis cultivation and its control

    Decorte, T. (ed.), Potter, G. (ed.) & Bouchard, M. (ed.), 2011, Aldershot: Ashgate. 314 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  70. 2010
  71. Published

    Weed, need and greed: a study of domestic cannabis cultivation

    Potter, G., 2010, London: Free Association Books. 276 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  72. Published

    What is green criminology?

    Potter, G., 2010, In: Sociology Review. 20, 2

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal article

  73. Published

    You reap what you sow: the profit, pleasure and pain in domestic cannabis cultivation

    Potter, G., 2010, Pleasure, pain and profit: European perspectives on drugs. Decorte, T. & Fountain, J. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  74. 2009
  75. Published

    Exploring retail-level drug distribution: social supply, "real" dealers and the user/dealer interface

    Potter, G., 2009, Old and new policies, theories, research methods and drug users across Europe. Demetrovics, Z., Fountain, J. & Kraus, L. (eds.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  76. 2008
  77. Published

    Cohabitation and intestacy: public opinion and law reform

    Williams, C., Potter, G. & Douglas, G., 2008, In: Child and Family Law Quarterly. 2008, 4, p. 499-521 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  78. Published

    The growth of cannabis cultivation: explanations for import substitution in the UK

    Potter, G., 2008, Cannabis in Europe: dynamics in perception, policy and markets. Korf, D. (ed.). Lengerich: PABST Science Publishers

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  79. 2007
  80. Published

    Fairness in ancillary relief

    Williams, C. & Potter, G., 2007, In: Web Journal of Current Legal Issues. 2007, 1, 3.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  81. Published

    Two birds, one stone: combining student assessment and socio-legal research

    Potter, G. & Williams, C., 2007, In: Law Teacher. 41, 1, p. 1-18 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  82. 2005
  83. Published

    Parental responsibility and the duty to consult

    Potter, G. & Williams, C., 2005, In: Child and Family Law Quarterly. 17, 2, p. 207-229 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  84. Published

    Review of 'The Political Economy of the Drug Industry: Latin America and the International System'

    Potter, G., 2005, In: British Journal of Criminology. 45, 5, p. 780-782 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineBook/Film/Article review

  85. Published

    Urban crop circles: urban cannabis growers in the North of England

    Potter, G. & Dann, S., 2005, Cocktails and dreams: perspectives on drug and alcohol use. Palacios, W. (ed.). Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Prentice Hall

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

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