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Handbook of intergenerational justice [electronic resource] / edited by Joerg Chet Tremmel.

Publication:
Cheltenham, U.K. ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar, c2006.
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1 online resource (366 p.)
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Subjects:
Justice.
Intergenerational relations.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This Handbook provides a detailed overview of various issues related to intergenerational justice. Comprising articles written by a distinguished group of scholars from the international scientific community, the Handbook is divided into two main thematic sections - foundations and definitions of intergenerational justice and institutionalization of intergenerational justice.
Contents:
Responsibility for future generations : scope and limits / Dieter Birnbacher
Principles of generational justice / Christoph Lumer
The impossibility of a theory of intergenerational justice / Wilfred Beckerman
John Rawls on rights of future generations / Claus Dierksmeier
Justice between generations / Michael Wallack
Rule change and intergenerational justice / Axel Gosseries, Mathias Hungerbühler
The economic sustainability indicator / Peer Ederer, Philipp Schuller and Stephan Willms
Protecting future generations : intergenerational buck-passing, theoretical ineptitude and a brief for a global core precautionary principle / Stephen M. Gardiner
Institutional determinants of public debt : a political economy perspective / Bernd Süssmuth and Robert K. von Weizsäcker
Establishing intergenerational justice in national constitutions / Joerg Chet Tremmel
A constitutional law for future generations : the 'other' form of the social contract : the generation contract / Peter Häberle
The French Constitutional Charter for the environment : an effective instrument? / Dominique Bourg
Commission for Future Generations in the Knesset : lessons learnt / Shlomo Shoham and Nira Lamay
Institutional protection of succeeding generations : Ombudsman for Future Generations in Hungary / Benedek Jávor
The role of CPB in Dutch economic policy / Rocus M. van Opstal and Jacqueline Timmerhuis
Intergenerational justice / Emmanuel Agius.
Notes:
"This publication was partly financed by a printing subsidy from the Fritz Thyssen Foundation."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Tremmel, Jörg, 1970-
ISBN:
1-283-22008-3
9786613220080
1-84720-185-7
OCLC:
475992527