This is material which accompanies a presentation given at Liverpool John Moores University as a part of a module created by Craig Hammond and Angie Daly which focuses on informal education. I was asked to give different perspectives on education outside and beyond formal educational settings and the session was recorded which you can listen to. This articule is to accompany the discussion and provide some materials for reflection.
Fergus McNeill is Professor of Criminology and Social Work at the University of Glasgow in the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research and in Sociology. Before working in academia he worked in residential drug rehabilitation and as a criminal justice social worker. This is a podcast of a talk he gave exploring the issues of crime, punishment and concepts of rehabilitation. Read more