Part 1 Aldous Huxley: diverse laws; brave new world; third alternative. Part 2 Harold Laski: from pluralism to the positive state; American democracy; Laski, Holmes and the judicial function. Part 3 Denis Brogan: last days of the Republican ascendancy; nationalising of America; the political city. Part 4 Bertrand Russell: mysticism and logic, freedom and organisation; asault on American pragmatism. Part 5 D.H. Lawrence: quest for Rananim; Taos; Mexican nightmare. Part 6 J.M. Keynes: justice and expidiency; loans and reparations, 1917-1933; depression and te new deal, 1929-1941.