Punishment Attacks

This 30 minute long podcast is an episode of Radio 4’s Thinking Allowed series which was broadcast by the BBC on 19 Jan 11 for a general public audience.

In this episode of Thinking Allowed, Heather Hamill, Laurie Taylor and the criminologist Dick Hobbs discuss why paramilitary punishment attacks have had no impact in stopping youth deviance.

Podcast link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/ta/all The podcast can be downloaded as a 14MB mp3 and kept.

In addition, the programme home page has details of Hannah Hamill’s research.

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