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Book Shelf

Book Shelf

This section includes a selection of books, reports and other resources that may directly or indirectly relate to this Journal volume. The list is obviously not exhaustive. As an English language publication, this list only includes books and other resources available in English.

Carbon Inequality: The Role of the Richest in Climate Change

Dario Kenner

Routledge, June 2019

ISBN: 9780815399223

With a specific focus on the US and the UK, the book studies the role of the richest people in contributing to climate change through their luxury consumption and their investments. It attempts to quantify personal responsibility for shareholdings in large fossil fuel companies and explores the implications of the richest people’s historic responsibility for global warming, the impacts of which affect them less than most others in global society. The author analyses how the richest...


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