Are Proenvironmental Commitments Motivated by Health Concerns or by Perceived Justice?

  • Elisabeth Kals
Part of the Critical Issues in Social Justice book series (CISJ)


Environmental Psychology is a relatively young discipline. Within this discipline, new approaches to handling justice relevant questions on preserving the natural environment were developed (“questions of socioecological justice”). As an introduction to this research field, its premises are discussed first. Subsequently, an overview of environmentally oriented justice relevant research questions is provided.


Criterion Group Conservation Group Individual Citizen Unpolluted Area Motor Sport 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elisabeth Kals
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  1. 1.Fachbereich I -PsychologieUniversität TrierTrierGermany

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