Saturday, April 29, 2006

2 From Theodore Dalrymple

"Growing Up British: The sordid is all too typical"
Review of The Murderer Next Door, "The limits of sociobiology"

Also, Howard Husock, "Jane Jacobs, 1916–2006: New York’s indispensable urban iconoclast"

1 comment:

Lady Downstairs said...

Theodore Dalrymple's observations are so horrible and so divorced from anything I ever read in British literature written before 1950, that to me it is almost as if he is writing post-apocalyptic fiction. However, I have no logical reason to disbelief what he is reporting