Archive for December, 2008

Merry Christmas to all!

Thursday, December 25th, 2008

My very best wishes to all for the festive season, and for the new year.

Social fragmentation and loneliness

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

An interesting study: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7755641.stm "The South West has also seen a substantial social fragmentation. The rise in the number of holiday homes in the region has been blamed for undermining community life." These things are notoriously difficult to analyse, but it seems pretty robust to me. And depressing. As an aside, the maps, showing ...