Chapter 26. Future Generations

  1. Dale Jamieson
  1. Ernest Partridge

Published Online: 13 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch26

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

How to Cite

Partridge, E. (2001) Future Generations, in A Companion to Environmental Philosophy (ed D. Jamieson), Blackwell Publishers Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751664.ch26

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781557869104

Online ISBN: 9780470751664

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Keywords:

  • history;
  • future generations;
  • ecosystem;
  • ozone;
  • posterity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The moral status of future persons

  • The motivation problem

  • Policy implications