The Beneficiary Pays Principle and Climate Change
This thesis is about our moral responsibility towards climate change. More narrowly, it is about whether benefiting from the processes which cause climate change makes a moral difference to the costs one should bear in addressing its associated harms. Many proponents of the ‘beneficiary pays principle’ think that it does. This principle claims that being an innocent beneficiary of significant harms inflicted by others may be sufficient to ground special duties...[Show more]
|Collections||Open Access Theses|
|Kirby Thesis 2016.pdf||1.16 MB||Adobe PDF|
Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.