Looks at Australian society since the Rudd Labour government came to power.
Hugh Mackay is a psychologist, social researcher and novelist. He has a master s degree in moral philosophy and was one of the founders of the St James Ethics Centre. He has been awarded honorary doctorates from the University of NSW, Macquarie and Charles Sturt Universities. Mackay lives in Sydney with his wife Sheila.
Hugh Mackay is one of this country s most perceptive social commentators. - Sydney Morning Herald illuminator of other people s views a reporter of voices. Mackay is something of a national treasure. - Canberra Times