By Karen O'Brien,Asunción Lera St. Clair,Berit Kristoffersen

ISBN-10: 052119766X

ISBN-13: 9780521197663

ISBN-10: 1107695856

ISBN-13: 9781107695856

offering human protection views on weather switch, this quantity increases problems with fairness, ethics and environmental justice, in addition to our means to reply to what's more and more thought of to be the best societal problem for humankind. Written by way of foreign specialists, it argues that weather swap needs to be seen as a subject of human defense, and never an environmental challenge that may be controlled in isolation from better questions bearing on improvement trajectories, and moral tasks in the direction of the negative and to destiny generations. the concept that of human safeguard bargains a brand new method of the demanding situations of weather switch, and the responses that can bring about a extra equitable and sustainable destiny. weather switch, Ethics and Human safeguard should be of curiosity to researchers, coverage makers, and practitioners taken with the human dimensions of weather switch, in addition to to upper-level scholars within the social sciences and arts attracted to weather change.

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