Human Rights and Global Climate Change (S. Caney)

Author(s) Simon Caney Keywords human rights, fossil fuels, injustice, cosmopolitanism,  climate change, risk, uncertainty, protection, morality, time, temporal Abstract Is it possible and desirable to translate the basic principles underlying cosmopolitanism as a moral standard into effective global institutions. Will the ideals of inclusiveness and equal moral concern for all survive the marriage between cosmopolitanism […]

Power Struggle: World Energy in the Twenty-First Century (J.R. Moroney)

Author John R. Moroney Keywords Climate change; Fossil fuels; Energy; Oil; Natural gas; Coal; Rewenable energies; Solar; Wind; Ethanol; Biodiesel; Energy depletion Abstract Professor Moroney argues that catastrophic climate change in this century can be averted without strangling the world economy and global aspirations for improved living standards, which depend on the continuing prominence of […]

Beyond Smoke & Mirrors: Climate Change & Energy in the 21st Century (B. Richter)

Author Burton Richter ( Stanford University , USA ) Keywords Climate, Greenhouse Earth, Climate modeling, Future, Energy, Physicists, Economists; Energy, Emissions, Action, Fossil fuels, Electricity, Pricing carbon, Efficiency, Nuclear energy, Renewables, Biofuels, US policy, World policy Abstract Global climate change is one of the most important issues humanity faces today. This book assesses the sensible, […]

Beyond Smoke and Mirrors: Climate Change and Energy in the 21st Century (B. Richter)

Author Burton Richter ( Stanford University , USA ) Keywords Climate, Greenhouse Earth, Climate modeling, Future, Energy, Physicists, Economists; Energy, Emissions, Action, Fossil fuels, Electricity, Pricing carbon, Efficiency, Nuclear energy, Renewables, Biofuels, US policy, World policy Abstract Global climate change is one of the most important issues humanity faces today. This book assesses the sensible, […]