From the Gyges Citizen to the Copenhagen Citizen: Can Transparency Become King?

Brandeis University, February 2010

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CHANGING PEOPLE IN A CHANGING CLIMATE?
The biggest challenge for those fighting global warming may well be the stubborn lack of transparency in all matters related to this controversial subject. This article updates Brandeis' famous dictum that 'sunlight is the best disinfectant' by suggesting that a new kind of global citizen is emerging to advocate for our planet.

Michael appell essay Michael_Appell_essay.pdf

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