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 […]

Arctic Doom, Arctic Boom The Geopolitics of Climate Change in the Arctic (B.S. Zellen)

Author Barry Scott Zellen Keywords Arctic, North Pole, commercial interests, commercial development, enterprise, environment, environmental disasters, uncertainty, Arctic biota, indigenous peoples Abstract The ongoing, accelerating Arctic thaw is recalibrating the ecosphere around the North Pole at an ever-increasing rate. With the Northwest and Northeast Passages simultaneously opening up in 2008 for the first time in […]