Contributors – The Centre for Independent Studies

Patrick West


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  • Conspicuous Compassion: Why sometimes it really is cruel to be kind. 23 November 2004 | OP91
    The aim of this book is to illustrate that ostentatious ‘caring’ is but egotistical indulgence. Conspicuous compassion is a symptom of a fragmented society that has exchanged reason for emotion, action for gesture, cool reserve for mawkish sentimentality, individual conscience…...
    The aim of this book is to illustrate that ostentatious ‘caring’ is but egotistical indulgence. Conspicuous compassion is a symptom of a fragmented society that has exchanged reason for emotion, action for gesture, cool reserve for mawkish sentimentality, individual conscience…
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