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Ethics of Climate Change: Adopting an Empirical Approach to Moral Concern
Morito, B 2006 English

Climate change scenarios present a type of complexity that are problematic when engaged in related ethical deliberation and theorizing. The first part of this paper examines the problem of complexity as it undermines our ability to utilize justificatory frameworks to prescribe courses of action. The second part of this paper attempts to sketch an approach to ethical deliberation that better handles the complex concerns that arise in such situations, referring to an inter-disciplinary research project, Institutional Adaptations to Climate Change, as an example. Given the nature of the paper, the position taken is more programmatic than substantive

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