Ethics of Climate Change Right and Wrong in a Warming World

ISBN-10: 0826497373
ISBN-13: 9780826497376
Edition: 2008
Authors: James Garvey, Garvey
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Description: This book explores the philosophical implications of and for this hugely topical contemporary debate.

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Book details

List price: $21.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 3/21/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 186
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.726
Language: English

This book explores the philosophical implications of and for this hugely topical contemporary debate.

Introduction
A Warmer World
Strange changes
Consensus
Sound science
Prospects
Right and Wrong
Philosophy and morality
The importance of giving reasons
Justifying moral beliefs
Consistency, moral theories, intuitions
Environmental ethics
Responsibility
Agency and spatial and temporal complexities
The prisoner's dilemma and the tragedy of the commons
Historical principles of justice
Present entitlements and capacities
Sustainability
Doing Nothing
Uncertainty
Costs
Technological rescue
Waiting for others to act
Urgency
Doing Something
Criteria of moral adequacy
UNFCCC and Kyoto
Equal per capita shares
Comparable burdens
Individual Choices
Consistency again
Psychological barriers
Individual action
Civil disobedience
Epilogue
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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