The Resource A perfect moral storm : the ethical tragedy of climate change, Stephen M. Gardiner

A perfect moral storm : the ethical tragedy of climate change, Stephen M. Gardiner

Label
A perfect moral storm : the ethical tragedy of climate change
Title
A perfect moral storm
Title remainder
the ethical tragedy of climate change
Statement of responsibility
Stephen M. Gardiner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Climate change is arguably the great problem confronting humanity, but we have done little to head off this looming catastrophe. In this work, Gardiner illuminates our dangerous inaction by placing the environmental crisis in an entirely new light, considering it as an ethical failure
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
179/.1
Index
index present
LC call number
GE42
LC item number
.G37 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Environmental ethics and science policy series
Label
A perfect moral storm : the ethical tragedy of climate change, Stephen M. Gardiner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the global environmental tragedy -- A perfect moral storm -- The consumption tragedy -- Somebody else's problem? -- A shadowy and evolving tragedy -- The tyranny of the contemporary -- An intergenerational arms race? -- A global test for contemporary political institutions and theories -- Cost-benefit paralysis -- Jane Austen vs. climate economics -- Geoengineering in an atmosphere of evil -- Some initial ethics of the transition -- The immediate future -- Appendix 1 : the population tragedy -- Appendix 2 : epistemic corruption and scientific uncertainty in Michael Crichton's State of fear
Control code
ocn740444805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 489 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199897100
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3752107x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)740444805
  • oso0199702152

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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