Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POL3259: Climate Justice

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Caney, S., 2006. ‘Cosmopolitan justice, responsibility, and global climate change’. Leiden Journal of International Law, 18 (4).

Draper, J., and McKinnon, C., 2018. The ethics of climate-induced community displacement and resettlement. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change, 9 (3).

Gardiner, S.M., 2011. A perfect moral storm: the ethical tragedy of climate change. Oxford University Press.

Jamieson, D., 2014. Reason in a dark time. Oxford University Press.

McKinnon, C., 2011. Climate change and future justice. Routledge.

McKinnon, C., 2018. ‘Sleepwalking into lock-in? Avoiding wrongs to future people in the governance of solar radiation management research’. Environmental Politics, published online 28 March 2018.

Moellendorf, D., 2013. The moral challenge of dangerous climate change. Cambridge University Press.

Preston, C. (ed), 2012. Engineering the climate. Lexington Books.Schlosberg, D., 2012. ‘Climate justice and capabilities: a framework for adaptation policy’. Ethics and International Affairs, 26 (4), 445-461.

Shue, H., 2014. Climate Justice. Oxford University Press.