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The Trust Spiral

Restoring faith in the media

Dear Prudence

A life of exuberance and eccentricity

Who’s Afraid of Alice Munro?

A long-awaited biography gives the facts, but not the mystery, behind this writer’s genius

The Carrot and the Stick

Social change and tougher sentencing are both essential in combating violent crime.

Elliott Leyton

Elliott Leyton is past president of the Canadian Sociology and Anthropology Association and Emeritus Professor of Anthropology at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He is the author of a dozen books, including The Myth of Delinquency: An Anatomy of Juvenile Nihilism, published in 1979 by McClelland and Stewart and later by Oxford University Press.