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Climate change, human displacement, international law and justice

Thornton, Fanny


The thesis investigates how a justice framework is relevant to analysis of the role of international law in relation to climate change-induced human displacement. In particular, through the application of a justice framework, questions of responsibility will be explored. It will be argued that such a lens alters conceptualisations of the role international law may play, or should play, in relation to the phenomenon. Specific justice theories selected are corrective and distributive justice,...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d51421f2599e


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