R.I.P. Alice Munro (1931 – 2024)

“Compared to Anton Chekhov for her peerless short stories for which she won a Nobel Prize for Literature in 2013, Alice Munro (left) has died.FULL STORY


Carl Cavanagh Hodge

April 23rd, 2024

In the current climate of growing discontent and confusion surrounding democratic governance and liberal economies, The Ethics and Economics of Liberal Democracies: Foundations for PPE (Routledge $39.16) co-authored by Carl Cavanagh Hodge (pictured at right) and Andrew David Irvine, emerges as a timely resource. Tailored for Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) courses, the book serves as a primer on essential liberal-democratic values and institutions. It covers topics from free elections and responsible government to corruption, climate issues and civil society. This comprehensive guide offers insights into key concepts like populism, globalization and academic freedom. With a focus on historical context, it appeals to students interested in public-policy work and those exploring the intricacies of democratic theory and practice. 9781032729497

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