Professor David Wilson
"Children have become New Labour's equivalent
to dangerous dogs." David Wilson, on ASBOs
Meet Professor David Wilson, Britain's leading criminologist and arguably its most controversial. He did time as a prison governor, and is now an academic, a campaigner, and a media personality. And according to The Guardian, he's a 'celebrity academic'...
Find out more about David by browsing his website. You can email him by clicking the 'Contact' button on the right.
Prison doesn't work; if hospitals made people more ill we'd close them, so why not prisons? David's lecture on abolition delivered in February 2006. More here.
David on the legacy of Harold Shipman, here.
David presenting Radio 4's Food Programme, taking a look at prison food and nutrition, here.
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