Anti-fossil fuel norms

  title={Anti-fossil fuel norms},
  author={Fergus Green},
  journal={Climatic Change},
  • Fergus Green
  • Published 1 February 2018
  • Political Science
  • Climatic Change
Historically, climate governance initiatives and associated scholarship have all but ignored the potential for “global moral norms” to bring about changes in the political conditions for global climate mitigation. This is surprising, since global moral norms are widely employed—as both a mode of governance and an analytical framework—in other domains of global governance, from international security to human rights. However, recent national-level fossil fuel divestments, moratoria on new coal… 

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