Things fall apart . . .Book Review. The Great Disruption: Human Nature and the Reconstruction of Social Order by Francis Fukuyama.

Consider the following: Approximately half of all marriages contracted in the 1980s in the US could be expected to end in divorce. In the last 25 years rapid increases in the rate of births to single mothers have taken place in virtually all OECD countries, in the US accounting for one in every three births and in Scandinavia over half... Read More

Posted: 12 June 1999


The Passionate Psychologist. Interview by Eileen Battersby

RACING between her offices at the Law Reform Commission and Government Buildings while also lecturing at Trinity College, writing articles and appearing on television and radio psychologist Maureen Gaffney lives in a perpetual rush. She would have to considering the amount of professional commitments she has. Yet somehow her frenetic pace is matched by deliberation, intelligence, meticulous preparation and common... Read More

Posted: 17 October 1996