Sick To Death > Chapter 2 > Ideas to Shape Reform
Facts are like geography - they shape the possibilities. Interpretations are like politics - they create the human structures and meanings. The facts of the last chapter shape the terrain and give rise to a number of possible interpretations and perspectives. This chapter will offer the interpretations that I have come to see as the most important in order to generate a reliable, sustainable set of social arrangements to support the last phase of life.