Studies on Climate Ethics and Future Generations Vol 2

The second volume of preprint papers written as part of the Climate Ethics and Future Generations project is out. The volume is edited by Paul Bowman and Katharina Berndt Rasmussen and published by the Institute for Futures Studies. 

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Person-affecting and non-identity
Krister Bykvist

What Is the Right Way to Make a Wrong a Right?
M.A. Roberts

Getting Personal – The Intuition of Neutrality Re-interpreted
Wlodek Rabinowicz

Persson’s Merely Possible Persons
Krister Bykvist & Tim Campbell

Liability for Emissions without Laws or Political Institutions
Göran Duus-Otterström

Duties of Corrective Justice and Historical Emissions
Paul Bowman

The distinct moral importance of acting together
Katie Steele

Does Climate Change Policy Depend Importantly on Population Ethics?
Deflationary Responses to the Challenges of Population Ethics for Public Policy
Gustaf Arrhenius, Mark Budolfson & Dean Spears

Population ethics and the prospects for fertility policy as climate
mitigation policy
Mark Budolfson & Dean Spears

Climate change denial among radical right-wing supporters
Kirsti M. Jylhä, Pontus Strimling & Jens Rydgren

How Much Do We Value Future Generations? Climate Change, Debt,
and Attitudes towards Policies for Improving Future Lives
Malcolm Fairbrother, Gustaf Arrhenius, Krister Bykvist & Tim Campbell