Ethics and the Environment 23 (1):29 (2018)

Simon Lumsden
University of New South Wales
Dale Jamieson's recent work, Reason in a Dark Time: Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed and What it Means for our Future, explores the reasons why attempts to develop a global response to anthropogenic climate change have been unsuccessful.1 One contribution to this failure is the inability of moral philosophy to redefine the actions and behaviors of individuals that are currently considered relatively unremarkable practices of western life as immoral. Arguments attempting to establish grounds for moral judgment that would allow an appropriate response to climate change, ranging across the spectrum of standard modern...
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