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Seminarium badawcze w ramach projektu BIOUNCERTAINTY: Jeroen Hopster (Universität Graz) „Climate Possibilities and Precautionary Principles”

Data: 18.10.2019
Czas rozpoczęcia: 13.00
Miejsce: Instytut Filozofii UJ, s. 25
Organizator: Interdyscyplinarne Centrum Etyki UJ (INCET)

 

 

Abstrakt: There are different kinds of uncertainties involved in climate science and policy. In this talk I distinguish between some of them, and reflect on their ethical implications. Specifically, I reflect on the question of whether there is a need, in the context of climate science, to advance so-called possibilistic scenario’s. What are possibilistic scenarios? Are they distinct from probabilistic predictions? And what is their relevance for precautionary principles?