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The Practical Importance of Seeing Climate Change as an Ethical Problem.

Why is practically important for policy-making to see climate change as an ethical problem?

ClimateEthics begins with this entry using YouTube technology to explain the ethical dimensions of cliamte change. The following is our first attempt to do this. This video explains why it is practically important to understand climate change policy issues as ethical questions. We hope to improve our ability to do this in the future. This entry is 16 minutes long. It argues that it is practically important to turn up the volume on the ethical dimensions of climate change.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4uHUoO5HwY&w=420&h=315]

Donald A. Brown
Associate Professor, Environmental Ethics, Science, and Law
Penn State University
dab57@psu.edu