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Mon 6 Jul 2009 11:00 BBC Radio 4

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 23 March 2009

Joshua Rozenberg examines new medical insights into the criminal mind. He joins scientists as they examine the brains of violent criminals and sees startling evidence of physical brain damage caused by neglect and abuse during infancy. Joshua asks whether offenders who suffer from this kind of brain dysfunction can be held responsible for their behaviour.

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