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Human Rights Versus Emissions Rights: Climate Justice and the Equitable Distribution of Ecological Space [Abstract] 12/06/07
Arguing that issues of both emissions and subsistence should be comprehended within a single framework of justice, the proposal here is that this broader framework be developed by reference to the idea of "ecological space."
Author(s): Tim Hayward

States of Risk: Should Cosmopolitans Favor Their Compatriots? [Abstract] 12/06/07
This article claims that it is not mutual benefit but mutual risk that grounds compatriot preference. Exposure to risks such as state abuse provide us with a reason to take our compatriots' interests seriously. The same argument, however, displays the limits of this reasoning, and also grounds a demanding obligation to aid other societies.
Author(s): Richard Vernon

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