Acknowledgements. Gerard RADNITZKY: Introduction: The ominous growth of the monstrous Leviathan. PART I: THEORY. Arthur SELDON: Politicians for or against the people. Gerard RADNITZKY: Private rights against public power: The contemporary conflict. Anthony de JASAY: Is limited government possible? Hardy BOUILLON: Mastering the growth of government: A muzzle for Leviathan. Anthony de JASAY: Ownership, agency, socialism. PART II: CASE STUDIES. Peter BERNHOLZ: Necessary and sufficient conditions to end hyperinflations. Gerhard SCHWARZ: The deterioration of Switzerland's economic system policy. Hans Otto LENEL: The three turns in West Germany since 1948 - considered from the viewpoint of the theory of economic systems. Antony FLEW: Educational services: Abuses of state monopoly. Jacob W.F. SUNDBERG: Revenue-only taxes vs. multipurpose taxes: Philosophy and implementation In Swedish high tax society. Steve PEJOVICH: Political and economic reforms in Eastern Europe: The case of Yugoslavia. PART III: THE LIMITING CASE. The Totalitarian Order. Peter BERNHOLZ: Necessary conditions for totalitarianism: Supreme values, power and personal interest.