This book shows the importance of political ideas in policy-making and demonstrates the extent to which pragmatic considerations preclude the imposition of rigid ideological programmes.
Tracing its effects through the media, politics and the public services, the author argues that hollowed-out liberalism has helped to produce our present discontent.
A Hospitable UniverseAddressing Ethical and Spiritual Concerns in Light of Recent Scientific Discoveries
Freedom's Progress?A History of Political Thought
At Our Wits' EndWhy We're Becoming Less Intelligent and What it Means for the Future
Culture WarArt, Identity Politics and Cultural Entryism
The Demarchy ManifestoFor Better Public Policy
The Life and Philosophy of Elizabeth Anscombe
The Nature of Goods and the Goods of NatureWhy anti-globalisation is not the answer
Paradigm ShiftHow expert opinions keep changing on life, the universe, and everything
Social Radicalism and Liberal Education
A Guide to the ClassicsOr How to Pick the Derby Winner