By Lukas H. Meyer,Pranay Sanklecha

This quantity investigates who may be thought of accountable for historic emissions and their outcomes, and the way and why this could topic for the layout of a simply worldwide weather coverage. The authors speak about the underlying philosophical problems with accountability for old emissions, the unjust enrichment of the sooner built countries, in addition to questions of transitional justice. by means of bringing jointly a plurality of views, either when it comes to the theoretical figuring out of the problems and the political views at the challenge, the ebook additionally provides the rest disagreements and controversies within the debate. offering a scientific creation to the controversy on historic emissions and weather swap, this publication offers an impartial and authoritative consultant for complex scholars, researchers and policymakers in weather switch justice and governance, and extra broadly, for an individual attracted to the wider problems with international justice.

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