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Political Science
Political Science 3366E
Nigmendra Narain

READINGS WEEK 25 STILES CHAPTER 7KYOTO PROTOCOL INTRODUCTIONA pure collective goods is one that does not belong to any one player it cannot be withheld from any one player but is available to allThis is not to say that a collective good is free requires considerable sacrifice and expenseThis situation emerges in international affairs where sovereign states have problems that are inherently transboundary in natureStates may insist that those who have casued the most damage historically should be expected to pay the most for the repair nowThe creation of a collective good requires a single player able and willing to absorb most of the costs of its creation and maintenance Such an actor is called a hegemon GLOBAL WARMING th Since the industrial revolution at the end of the 18 century humanityespecially the peoples of the westhas been burning fossil fuels at a tremendous rate in contrast to the entirety of human experience to that point Second earths
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