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Author Broome, John, 1947-
Title Climate matters : ethics in a warming world / John Broome.
Published New York : W.W. Norton, c2012.
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 Floor2  GE42 .B77 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 210 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series Amnesty International global ethics series
Amnesty International global ethics series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Science -- Economics -- Justice and fairness -- Private morality -- Goodness -- Uncertainty -- The future versus the present -- Lives -- Population -- Summary.
Summary A philosopher discusses the climate change debate, including the science of greenhouse gasses, offsetting carbon emissions and the choices facing policymakers by filtering the issues through the universal philosophical standards of goodness and justice.
Subject Environmental ethics.
Climatic changes -- Moral and ethical aspects.
ISBN 0393063364 (hardcover)
9780393063363 (hardcover)
OCLC number 755704759