Gustav von Hertzen

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Gustav von Hertzen    Gustav

        CV
        Biography (fi)
        Obituary (fi)

    Books

        The Spirit of the Game
        The Challenge of Democracy
        Management and Morality
        Cynics and Progress Motors
        Umpikujassa?

    Interviews

        Videos (in Finnish)

    Media

        Aamulehti 12.10.2011
        Sunnuntaisuomalainen 11.3.2012
        Suomen Kuvalehti 8.2.2013
        Talouselämä 26.4.2013

    Blog   
       
        In English

            Politics and Polemics
            Climate Policy – Europe at a Dead End
            Development Aid – an Exercise in Hypocracy
            Reflections from Joan Miro (1893-1983)
            Bogus Green Electricity
            Fukushima tribulations
            Taxation, Solidarity and Liberty
            Western Civilization Endorsed
            Lies, Damned Lies, Statistics
            The Demographic Deficit
            Eastertide
            NATO – Expansion by Stealth
            A German disease?
            The Case for Conscription
            Eastertide II
            The Spirit of the Game
            Origins Laid Bare
            The Ethos of Giving
            Liberty and Personal Responsibility
            Libera Foundation
            The Perils of Socialism
            Moral Evolution
            Deng’s China

        In Finnish

            Palvelutalous politiikan pinteessä (artikkeli)
            Rohkaiseva elämys
            Rehellisyys kannattaa
            Meissä jokaisessa asuu pieni persu
            Vaalit häiritsevät aina päätöksentekoa
            Euroopan Unioni, euro ja Suomi
            Vale, emävale, tilasto
            Lisää löylyä tuloeroihin
            Syntyvyysvaje
            Timo Soini ja mediat
            Ruotsalaisten turha huoli
            Vastineen vastaus
            Yksilön vapaus ja taloudellinen tasa-arvo
            Vapaus ja vastuuntunto
            Libera säätiö
            Ruotsin malli - mitä Suomelle opiksi?
            Talvisodan henki haussa

        In Swedish


            Ett öppet brev till Carl Bildt
            Frihet och personligt ansvar
            Stiftelsen Libera
            Folkbildning och demokrati

    The Plus-Sum Society
           
            The Spirit of the game
                Persistent plus-sum play
                The limits of humanism
                Creating moral capital
                Personal conduct
                A modern theology

            The quest for truth
                Darwinism everywhere
                “Every honest philosophy is self-destructive” (Wittgenstein)
                The limits of rationality
                What is science?

            What is man?
                Evolutionary psychology
                At heart we are all racists
                Moral evolution
                Human consciousness
                Art is the science of man!

            The Future of mankind
                The future of democracy
                The hubris of democracy
                Demography is destiny
                The curse of centralization
                World governance
                Space travel
       
            Problems of democracy
                Democratic learning and unlearning
                At heart we are all socialists
                ‘Cosmic’ or ‘absolute’ justice
                Political correctness
                Gender ideology
                The obsession with privacy
                Organized crime
                Failed states
                Threats from space

            Morality and the economy
                Management and morality
                A general framework for good societal governance
                A moral deficit – the root cause of the financial foul-up
                Morality is a shortcut to good business strategy
                Every country has the economy it deserves
                Energy and the environment
                The Samaritan’s dilemma – development aid

            National perspectives
                United States
                European integration
                China’s political future
                Indian democracy
                Latin America
                Russia
                Japan
                Sub-Saharan Africa