Is the Welfare State Justified?
He was interviewed on the C-SPAN Bus at West Virginia University. The date of the interview is not known.
Daniel Shapiro talked about his book Is the Welfare State Justified? (Cambridge University Press; July 9, 2007). In the book he examines the values and principles of the people who support welfare institutions and decides that those people should realistically be supporting other methods such as free market solutions.
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