Ethics, environmental justice and climate change

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Abstract

Climate change cannot be fully understood or effectively mitigated without considering its ethical aspects. This volume brings together recent journal articles, written by eminent experts in the field, to illuminate the ethics of climate change and the related questions of justice. The editor has selected works that explore the themes of environmental philosophy, duties and responsibilities, intergenerational justice, international equity, cosmopolitanism, human rights, individual obligations and climate policy. With an original introduction by the editor, this volume is an essential resource for scholars, students, activists and policymakers. Copyright © 2017 Edward Elgar Publishing.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCheltenham, Glos, UK
PublisherNorthampton, Massachusetts Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781783477135, 178347713X
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2016

Citation

Harris, P. G. (2016). Ethics, environmental justice and climate change. Cheltenham, Glos, UK: Northampton, Massachusetts Edward Elgar Publishing.

Keywords

  • Environmental ethics
  • Environmental justice
  • Climatic changes -- Moral and ethical aspects

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