Will Wilkinson has written a really thoughtful essay on international relations among nation-states in which he critiques a recent essay by Martha Nussbaum that invokes the Dutch political theorist Grotius. I’ve been thinking about Grotius recently because I am reading Simon Schama’s The Embarrassment of Riches: An Interpretation of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age. … More More

Will Wilkinson has written a really thoughtful essay on international relations among nation-states in which he critiques a recent essay by Martha Nussbaum that invokes the Dutch political theorist Grotius. I’ve been thinking about Grotius recently because I am reading Simon Schama’s The Embarrassment of Riches: An Interpretation of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age. … More More

Will Wilkinson has written a really thoughtful essay on international relations among nation-states in which he critiques a recent essay by Martha Nussbaum that invokes the Dutch political theorist Grotius. I’ve been thinking about Grotius recently because I am reading Simon Schama’s The Embarrassment of Riches: An Interpretation of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age. … More More

Will Wilkinson has written a really thoughtful essay on international relations among nation-states in which he critiques a recent essay by Martha Nussbaum that invokes the Dutch political theorist Grotius. I’ve been thinking about Grotius recently because I am reading Simon Schama’s The Embarrassment of Riches: An Interpretation of Dutch Culture in the Golden Age. … More More

Reason Public Policy Institute has a new weblog on privatization and government reform called Out of Control. It provides useful details and commentary on government spending, services, and performance (or lack thereof). … More

Reason Public Policy Institute has a new weblog on privatization and government reform called Out of Control. It provides useful details and commentary on government spending, services, and performance (or lack thereof). … More

Reason Public Policy Institute has a new weblog on privatization and government reform called Out of Control. It provides useful details and commentary on government spending, services, and performance (or lack thereof). … More

Reason Public Policy Institute has a new weblog on privatization and government reform called Out of Control. It provides useful details and commentary on government spending, services, and performance (or lack thereof). … More

With thanks to Book Addict, I am thrilled to find The Republic of Pemberley, a site covering all things Jane Austen. My love of Jane Austen runs the gamut from her sharp, ironic wit, to her nuanced women characters, to her coverage of the troubling economics of personal relationships in a socially constrained society, to … More More

With thanks to Book Addict, I am thrilled to find The Republic of Pemberley, a site covering all things Jane Austen. My love of Jane Austen runs the gamut from her sharp, ironic wit, to her nuanced women characters, to her coverage of the troubling economics of personal relationships in a socially constrained society, to … More More