Civil Passions: Selected Writings

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Black Inc., 2005 - Australia - 303 pages
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A collection of superbly readable pieces on politics and society, Australia and Eastern Europe by emininent Sydney law professor and Boyer lecturer, Martin Krygier.
 

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Contents

Of Maggots and Angels
1
Richard Krygier
13
Hybrids and Comparisons
19
Worse Than Provincial Parochial
30
The Curates Egg
43
Subjects Objects and the Colonial Rule of Law
56
The Character of the Nation
92
Neighbours
114
The Good That Governments Do
177
In Praise of Prejudice
201
The Price of Purity
210
ConservativeLiberalSocialism Revisited
217
Stalemated in Poland
239
Life in an Abnormal Country
261
Gypsies the Law and Me
277
Traps for Young Players in Times of Transition
285

The Rhetoric of Reaction
130
Between Fear and Hope
147
The Uses of Civility
163
Parables of Hope and Disappointment
294
Publication Details
301
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