Max Harris

Max Harris is a Rhodes scholar and author of The New Zealand Project.

Sep 18, 2017

You can go shopping with values: Max Harris on the politics of love

Max Harris reports on the mood of the country during his nationwide book tour of his best-seller The New Zealand Project - and sees the start of "a new movement".

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May 2, 2017

The New Zealand Project, the response and the politics of our time

Max Harris's new book on NZ politics has had a striking impact, selling out its first print run in weeks and sparking a vigorous debate, with responses at the Spinoff and elsewhere. We …

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Apr 14, 2017

‘Inmates behave because they actually like being here’: what I learned at a Norweigan prison

There are plenty of lessons for New Zealand’s criminal justice system to be drawn from the Scandinavian approach, writes Max Harris in this edited excerpt from his new book The New Zealand Project.

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