In this issue:
Who cares and how will this change as our population ages? Susan Himmelweit investigates how economics and gender shape the nature of the care crisis we now face, and Onora O’Neill argues we should shift our focus from assisted dying to elder care. Stephen T Asma stresses the biological roots of empathy and Robert Farrands argues that operation efficiencies can undermine good care. Other pieces include: An interview with Michael Sandel on the limits of monetisation of social goods and Jonathan Rowson on the need for a public debate about spirituality.
In the final issue of the Journal for 2023, you will discover the practical experiences of a set of inspirational leaders from right around the world, as they have used arts and culture to reshape lives and communities – from football to frescos, artisans to artificial intelligence.
In the third issue of 2023, the RSA Journal devotes itself to discussing the issues, challenges and opportunities presented – and the radical activism needed – if this environmental regeneration is to be successful.