Climate Ethics

Climate Ethics : Essential Readings

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This collection gathers a set of seminal papers from the emerging area of ethics and climate change. Topics covered include human rights, international justice, intergenerational ethics, individual responsibility, climate economics, and the ethics of geoengineering. Climate Ethics is intended to serve as a source book for general reference, and for university courses that include a focus on the human dimensions of climate change. It should be of broad
interest to all those concerned with global justice, environmental science and policy, and the future of humanity.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 179 x 251 x 26mm | 662g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0195399617
  • 9780195399615
  • 454,896

Table of contents

NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; PREFACE; A. OVERVIEW; B. THE NATURE OF THE PROBLEM; C: GLOBAL JUSTICE AND FUTURE GENERATIONS; D: POLICY RESPONSES TO CLIMATE CHANGE; E. INDIVIDUAL RESPONSIBILITY; REFERENCES; INDEX
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About Stephen M. Gardiner

Simon Caney is Professor in Political Theory and Tutorial Fellow in Politics, Magdalen College, Oxford.
Stephen Gardiner is Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of Washington.
Dale Jamieson is Director of Environmental Studies, NYU.
Henry Shue is Senior Research Fellow, Centre for International Studies, University of Oxford.
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