Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 April 2008

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195334609

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Atmospheric Justice

A Political Theory of Climate Change

Steve Vanderheiden

  • Winner of the 2009 Harold and Margaret Sprout Award of the ISA's Environmental Studies Section
  • First study to put forward a comprehensive treatment of climate as a case study for contemporary political theory and to elaborate on the fundamental concepts of John Rawls with respect to climate change and future generations
  • Provides concrete policy objectives and suggestions for establishing environmental justice