The Great Degeneration

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Niall Ferguson

Narrated By: Paul Slack

Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks

Date: May 2013

Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes


Symptoms of decline are all around us today, it seems: slowing growth, crushing debts, aging populations, anti-social behaviour. But what exactly is amiss with Western civilization? The answer, Niall Ferguson argues, is that our institutions - the intricate frameworks within which a society can flourish or fail - are degenerating. To arrest the degeneration of the West's civilization, Ferguson warns, will take heroic leadership and radical reform.