Professor Jeremy   Moss
Professor

Professor Jeremy Moss

PhD, BA

Arts,Design & Architecture
Humanities & Languages

Professor Moss’s main research interests are in political philosophy and applied philosophy. Current research interests include projects on: climate justice, the ethics of renewable energy as well as the ethical issues associated with climate transitions. He is Director of the Practical Justice Initiative and leads the Climate Justice Research program at UNSW as part of the Practical Justice Initiative (PJI). Moss has published several books including: Reassessing Egalitarianism, Climate Justice Beyond the State (with Lachlan Umbers), Climate Justice and Non-State Actors (with Lachlan Umbers) and Climate Change and Justice (Cambridge University Press). He is the recipient of the Eureka Prize for Ethics, the Australasia Association of Philosophy Media Prize and several Australian Research Council Grants including most recently, A Just Climate Transition,  Ethics, Responsibility and the Carbon Budget, with researchers from Adelaide, ANU and Oxford. He chaired the UNESCO working group on Climate Ethics and Energy Security, and has been a visitor at Oxford, Milan and McGill universities. Recent publications include: Climate Justice Beyond the State (with Lachlan Umbers), J.Moss, R. Kath., ‘Historical Responsibility and the Carbon Budget’, Journal of Applied Philosophy, Vol 36/2, 2019 pp. 268-289.‘The Morality of Divestment’, Law and Policy, July 2017; ‘Mining and Morality’, Australian Journal of Political Science, Vol 51 No 3, 2016; ‘Going It Alone: Cities and States for Climate Action’, Ethics, Policy and Environment’, 12/2/18.

Reports:

Social Justice and the Future of Bushfire Insurance

Carbon Majors.

Website:

https://climatejustice.co/

Phone
61 2 9385 2357
Location
320 Morven Brown

Publications

  • Books | 2021
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Umbers L; Moss J, 2021, Climate Justice Beyond the State, Routledge
    Book Chapters | 2021
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2021, 'Challenges of a Just Climate Transition and the Role of Trade Unions', in Democracy, Social Justice and the Role of Trade Unions, Anthem Press
    Book Chapters | 2020
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Umbers L, 2020, 'Introduction', in Climate Justice and Non-State Actors, Routledge, London
    Edited Books | 2020
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Umbers L, (ed.), 2020, Climate Justice and Non-State Actors, Routledge, London
    Book Chapters | 2020
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2020, 'Carbon Majors and Corporate Responsibility for Climate Change', in Climate Justice and Non-state Actors, Routledge, London
    Edited Books | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Broom A; Aggleton P, (eds.), 2019, Practical Justice, Routledge
    Book Chapters | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Patton P, 2019, 'Concepts of Justice and Practical Injustices', in Practical Justice: Principles, Practice and Social Change, Routledge, pp. 9 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781351010498
    Book Chapters | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Aggleton P; Broom A; Moss J, 2019, 'Practical Justice: By way of introduction', in Broom A; Moss J; Aggleton P (ed.), Practical Justice: Principles, Practice and Social Change, Routledge, London, pp. 1 - 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781351010498
    Edited Books | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Aggleton P; Broom A; Moss J, (eds.), 2019, Practical Justice: Principles, Practice and Social Change, Routledge, London
    Book Chapters | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2019, 'Constraining Supply: The Moral Case for Limiting Fossil Fuel Exports', in Edmondson B; Levy S (ed.), Transformative Climates and Accountable Governance, Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 251 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-97400-2
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2018, 'Constraining Supply: The Moral Case for Limiting Fossil Fuel Exports', in Edmonson E (ed.), Transformative Climates and Accountable Governance, Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 251 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-97400-2
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2018, 'Constraining Supply: The Moral Case for Limiting Fossil Fuel Exports', in Transformative Climates and Accountable Governance, pp. 251 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-97400-2_11
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2015, 'Exporting Harm', in Climate Change and Justice, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 73 - 88
    Books | 2015
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2015, Climate Change and Justice, Cambridge University Press
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2015, 'Introduction: Climate Justice', in Climate Change and Justice, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 1 - 16
    Books | 2014
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2014, Reassessing Egalitarianism, Springer
    Edited Books | 2012
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; McMann M; Rae J; Zipprich A; Macer DRJ; Nyambati AR; Ngo D; Cheng M; Manohar N; Wolbring G, (eds.), 2012, Energy Equity and Environmental Security, Bangkok, UNESCO Publishing
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2011, 'Freedom of Association', in Tham J (ed.), Electoral Regulation
    Edited Books | 2010
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Marston G; Moss J; Quiggin J, (eds.), 2010, Risk and Responsibility, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Marston G; Moss J; Quiggin J, 2010, 'Introduction', in Marston G; Moss J; Quiggin J (ed.), Risk and Responsibility, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, pp. vii - xvi
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2010, 'Two Conceptions of Risk', in Marston G; Moss J; Quiggin J (ed.), Risk and Responsibility, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, pp. 128 - 142
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2010, 'Fencing and Philosophy', in Priest G; Young D (ed.), Martial Arts and Philosophy Beating and Nothingness, Open Court Publishing, pp. 211 - 217
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2009, 'Climate Justice', in Moss J (ed.), Climate Change and Social Justice, Melbourne Univ. Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 51 - 67
    Edited Books | 2009
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, (ed.), 2009, Climate Change and Social Justice, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne
    Book Chapters | 1999
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 1999, 'What is Equality?', in Laverty M (ed.), What's In An Issue?, Oxford University Press, Oxford
  • Journal articles | 2020
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Umbers LM; Moss J, 2020, 'The Climate Duties of Sub-National Political Communities', Political Studies, vol. 68, pp. 20 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0032321718819076
    Journal articles | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Journal articles | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Kath R, 2019, 'Justice and climate transitions', University of Tasmania Law Review, vol. 37
    Journal articles | 2018
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Kath R, 2018, ''Historical Emissions and the Carbon Budget’', Journal of Applied Philosophy, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/japp.12307
    Journal articles | 2018
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Umbers LM; Moss J, 2018, 'Going to Alone: Cities and States for Climate Action', Ethics, Policy and Environment, vol. 21, pp. 56 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21550085.2018.1448037
    Journal articles | 2017
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2017, 'Egalitarianism and the Value of Equality', Journal of Ethics and Social Philosophy, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.26556/jesp.v3i3.129
    Journal articles | 2017
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2017, 'The Morality of Divestment', Law and Policy, vol. 39, pp. 412 - 428, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/lapo.12088
    Journal articles | 2016
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    McGann M; White K; Moss J, 2016, 'Labour casualization and the psychosocial health of workers in Australia', Work, Employment and Society, vol. 30, pp. 766 - 782, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0950017016633022
    Journal articles | 2016
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2016, 'Mining, morality and the obligations of fossil fuel exporting countries', Australian Journal of Political Science, vol. 51, pp. 496 - 511, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10361146.2016.1200533
    Journal articles | 2015
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2015, 'How to value equality', Philosophy Compass, vol. 10, pp. 187 - 196, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/phc3.12204
    Journal articles | 2014
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Coram A; Moss J; Blashki G, 2014, 'Harms unknown: Health uncertainties cast doubt on the role of unconventional gas in Australia's energy future', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 200, pp. 210 - 213, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja13.11023
    Journal articles | 2014
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2014, 'Are We Responsible for Our Failings?', New Philosopher, http://www.newphilosopher.com/articles/are-we-responsible-for-our-failings/
    Journal articles | 2013
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2013, 'The Foundations of Well-Being', Australian Economic Review, vol. 46, pp. 62 - 69, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-8462.2013.12001.x
    Journal articles | 2013
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2013, 'Capabilities and Well-being’', The Australian Economic Review
    Journal articles | 2012
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    McGann M; Moss J; White K, 2012, 'Health, freedom and work in rural Victoria: The impact of labour market casualisation on health and wellbeing', Health Sociology Review, vol. 21, pp. 99 - 115, http://dx.doi.org/10.5172/hesr.2012.21.1.99
    Journal articles | 2011
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2011, 'Addressing the Ethical Dimension', Science, vol. 332, pp. 1382 - 1383, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1205393
    Journal articles | 2010
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Howe J; McDonald I; Moss J, 2010, 'Guest editorial: The potential and actual contribution of social inclusion to social and labour market policy in Australia', Australian Journal of Social Issues, vol. 45, pp. 155 - 159, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/j.1839-4655.2010.tb00172.x
    Journal articles | 2009
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Marston G, 2009, 'Disability, work and motivation.', Monash bioethics review, vol. 28, pp. 13 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/bf03351318
    Journal articles | 2007
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2007, 'Against fairness: Egalitarianism and responsibility', Journal of Value Inquiry, vol. 41, pp. 309 - 324, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10790-007-9062-z
    Journal articles | 2006
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2006, ''Mutual obligation' and 'new deal': Illegitimate and unjustified?', Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, vol. 9, pp. 87 - 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10677-006-0595-1
    Journal articles | 2005
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2005, 'Justice and Capabilities: Does Personal Responsibility for Capabilities Matter?', Ethics and Economics, vol. 2, pp. 1 - 18
    Journal articles | 2004
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2004, 'Foucault and Left Conservatism', Foucault Studies, pp. 32 - 52, http://dx.doi.org/10.22439/fs.v0i1.564
    Journal articles | 2004
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; McKinnon C, 2004, 'Introduction', Journal of Applied Philosophy, vol. 21, pp. 239 - 242, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.0264-3758.2004.00278.x
    Journal articles | 2002
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2002, ''Power and the digital divide'', Ethics and Information Technology, vol. 4, pp. 159 - 165, http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/A:1019983909305
    Journal articles | 2002
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2002, 'Power, Ethics and the Digital Divide', Ethics and Information Technology, vol. 4, pp. 159 - 165
    Journal articles | 2001
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2001, 'The ethics and politics of mutual obligation', Australian Journal of Social Issues, vol. 36, pp. 1 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/j.1839-4655.2001.tb01310.x
    Journal articles | 2000
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2000, 'The Concept of Mutual Obligation', Professional Ethics, A Multidisciplinary Journal, vol. 8, pp. 5 - 22, http://dx.doi.org/10.5840/profethics20008213
  • Reports | 2020
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Burkett D, 2020, Social Justice and the Future of Bushfire Insurance, Sydney
    Reports | 2020
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2020, No to a coal led recovery, Sydney
    Reports | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2019, Australia's Carbon Majors, UNSW, Sydney
    Reports | 2017
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Kath R, 2017, Justice and Climate Transitions, unsw, Sydney
    Reports | 2014
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Blashki G; Coram A, 2014, Wind Energy, Climate and Health: Evidence for the impacts of wind generated energy in Australia, Australia Institute, Canberra, 3
    Reports | 2013
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Blashki G; Coram A, 2013, Solar Energy in Australia: Health and Environmental costs and benefits
  • Conference Papers | 2019
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2019, '‘Unions and a Just Transition’', Melbourne, presented at Democracy, Labour Law and Trade Unions, Melbourne, 11 July 2019 - 14 July 2019, https://law.unimelb.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/3249423/SymposiumPapers_final_web.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2018, '‘Constraining supply: a just response to a climate transition?’', in ‘Constraining supply: a just response to a climate transition?’, Fossil Fuel Supply and Climate Policy, Oxford, presented at Fossil Fuel Supply and Climate Policy, Oxford, 24 September 2018 - 25 September 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2018, 'The Time to Act Is Now', in Symposium on Ethics, Symposium on Ethics, Ruzhou, pp. 568 - 580, presented at Symposium on Ethics, Ruzhou, 03 August 2018 - 04 August 2018
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; M. McGann ; K.White , 2016, ''Psycho-social Pathways to Poor Health: The Sociopsychological Impact of Insecure Work on Health and the Reproduction of Reduced Efficacy and self Esteem as Pathways to Poor Health',', in Work in Crisis: Work, Employment and Society Conference, Work in Crisis: Work, Employment and Society Conference, University of Leeds, presented at Work in Crisis: Work, Employment and Society Conference, University of Leeds, 06 September 2016 - 08 September 2016
    Conference Presentations | 2015
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss , 2015, 'Justice and Climate Transitions', presented at Justice and Climate Transitions, 24 September 2015 - 25 March 2016
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J, 2015, 'Exporting Harm', in Exporting Harm, Our Common Future, Paris, presented at Our Common Future, Paris, 07 July 2015 - 10 July 2015
    Conference Papers | 2009
    Professor Jeremy Moss
    Moss J; Marston G, 2009, 'Disability, Employment and the Interface with Income Support Policies', in Australian Social Policy Conference, Sydney, presented at Australian Social Policy Conference, Sydney, 09 September 2009 - 11 September 2009, https://www.aspc.unsw.edu.au/

Awards

Grants

Recent funded research

J.Moss, A Just Climate Transition, ARC LInkage 2020-3.

J.Moss,Garrett Cullity, Christian Barry and John Broome ARC Discovery, ‘Ethics Responsibility and the Carbon Budget’, 2018-20.

J.Moss, Simon Keller, Iwao Hirose, Garrett Cullity, ARC Discovery, Egalitarian Responses to Climate Change, 2010-14 .

J.Moss, ARC Future Fellowship, “Climate Justice”,

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