Climate change and individual duties

  title={Climate change and individual duties},
  author={Augustin Fragni{\`e}re},
  journal={Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change},
Tackling climate change has often been considered the responsibility of national governments. But do individuals also have a duty to act in the face of this problem? In particular, do they have a duty to adopt a greener lifestyle or to press their government to act? This review critically examines the arguments provided for and against such duties in the relevant philosophic literature. It first discusses the problem of causal inefficacy—namely the fact that individual greenhouse gas emissions… 

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