The Ethical Implications of Sea-Level Rise Due to Climate Change

Ethics and International Affairs 24 (3):239-260 (2010)

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S. C. Rajan
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
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Does humanity have a moral obligation toward the estimated millions of individuals who will be displaced from their homes over the course of this century primarily due to sea-level rise as the earth's climate warms? What form should these actions take?
Keywords migration and climate change  positive and negative duties
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DOI 10.1111/j.1747-7093.2010.00266.x
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