Herman Vuijsje

Herman Vuijsje is a sociologist and journalist. Some of his books include Nieuwe vrijgestelden (The Yuppies, 1977) about the laziness of the baby boomers and Pelgrim zonder God (Pilgrim Without God, 1991) about his inverted pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela. Correct was awarded the 1999 Prix des Ambassadeurs.



Weldenkend Nederland sinds de jaren zestig

(Contact, 1997, 220 pages)

Throughout the world, Holland has an almost mythic reputation for freedom and tolerance. In addition, the Dutch ‘polder model’ attracts international attention for its economic achievement. In Correct, sociologist Herman Vuijsje investigates the political and social reality behind this striking success story.

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