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Climate change and sustainable development : Ethical perspectives on land use and food production.

Author: Thomas Potthast; Simon Meisch
Publisher: Wageningen : Wageningen Academic Publishers : Imprint : Wageningen Academic Publishers, 2012.
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Climate change is a major framing condition for sustainable development of agriculture and food. Global food production is a major contributor to global greenhouse gas emissions and at the same time it is among the sectors worst affected by climate change. This book brings together a multidisciplinary group of authors exploring the ethical dimensions of climate change and food. Conceptual clarifications provide a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Potthast; Simon Meisch
ISBN: 9086861970 9789086861972 9789086867530 9086867537
OCLC Number: 990606304
Language Note: English.
Notes: ""Human rights relevant to the case of land grabbing and biofuels""
Description: 1 online resource (528 pages)
Contents: ""Climate change and sustainable development: Ethical perspectives on land use and food production ""; ""Climate change andsustainable development: Ethical perspectives on land use and food production ""; ""Table of contents""; ""Preface""; ""Keynote contributions""; ""Domains of climate ethics: an overview""; ""Abstract""; ""Introduction: the ethical profile of climate change""; ""Ethical suppositions in climate economics""; ""Stabilization level of atmospheric greenhouse gas concentration""; ""Distribution schemes for remaining emission entitlements"" ""Responsibility for historical emissions?""""Adaptation opportunities""; ""Climate engineering""; ""Contraction and convergence versus greenhuse development rights""; ""Conclusion""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""References""; ""The global governance of climate change, forests, water, and food: normative challenges""; ""Abstract""; ""Introduction""; ""Climate Change""; ""Climate change and food""; ""Climate change ethical challenges""; ""Current state of climate governance""; ""Inferences""; ""Water""; ""Water and food""; ""Water ethical challenges""; ""Current state of water governance"" ""Inferences""""Forests""; ""Forests and food""; ""Forest ethical challenges""; ""Inferences""; ""Implications for food""; ""Implications of the above for food""; ""Food ethical challenges""; ""Inferences""; ""Conclusions""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""References""; ""The willed blindness of humans: animal welfare and beyond""; ""Abstract""; ""Introduction""; ""Animal welfare""; ""Meat and nature""; ""A new moral vision?""; ""References""; ""Section 1. Sustainability: general issues""; ""Which sustainability suits you?""; ""Abstract""; ""Introduction""; ""Sustainability and the triple-P-concept"" ""Different worldviews""""Worldviews and sustainability""; ""Triple-P and principles of sustainability""; ""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""The value(s) of sustainability within a pragmatically justified theory of values: considerations in the context of climate change""; ""Abstract""; ""Climate change and sustainability""; ""Sustainability as a moral value (set)""; ""Value conflicts within a pragmatically justified theory of values""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""References""; ""Towards an ecological space paradigm: fair and sustainable distribution of environmental resources""; ""Abstract"" ""Introduction""""Currency""; ""Scope""; ""Pattern""; ""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Section 2. Property rights and commons""; ""Addressing the commons: normative approaches to common pool resources""; ""Abstract""; ""Common pool resources""; ""A normative approach to the commons""; ""Environmental rights and the concept of group rights""; ""Summary""; ""References""; ""A global solution to land grabbing? An institutional cosmopolitan approach""; ""Abstract""; ""Introduction""; ""The Food vs. Fuel-Land-Grabbing (FFLG) case""

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Climate change is a major framing condition for sustainable development of agriculture and food. Global food production is a major contributor to global greenhouse gas emissions and at the same time it is among the sectors worst affected by climate change. This book brings together a multidisciplinary group of authors exploring the ethical dimensions of climate change and food. Conceptual clarifications provide a necessary basis for putting sustainable development into practice. Adaptation and mitigation demand altering both agricultural and consumption practices. Intensive vs. extensive produc.

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