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Animals and climate change

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Climate change represents an unprecedented threat to animal life on Earth, brought about by a single species: humanity. It is well-known that humans will suffer greatly as a result of continued climate change over the coming decades and centuries, but the calamitous effects on other animals are often downplayed. Here, the origins and potential scope of climate change are explored and the implications for the whole animal kingdom are summarized. It is argued that humans, as part of this kingdo...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.5406/janimalethics.6.1.0081

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Atmos Ocean & Planet Physics
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Author
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Journal:
Journal of Animal Ethics More from this journal
Volume:
6
Issue:
1
Pages:
81-81
Publication date:
2016-03-31
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ISSN:
2156-5414
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pubs:620864
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uuid:fcec7990-e97d-4dd3-aaee-19473df70775
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pubs:620864
Source identifiers:
620864
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2016-05-13

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