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Raj Persaud in conversation - the podcasts

Feb 16, 2015

The Devil Wins:
A History of Lying from the Garden of Eden to the Enlightenment
Dallas G. Denery II


From the Princeton University Press website:



Is it ever acceptable to lie? This question plays a surprisingly important role in the story of Europe’s transition...

Feb 16, 2015

What is it like to be committed to a psychiatric hospital against your will? This is surely one of the most frightening experiences anyone could endure? Claire was placed under a variety of sections of the Mental Health Act and as a result found herself committed on several occasions to various psychiatric...

Feb 16, 2015

If you are viewing this podcast from inside the free mobile phone app 'Raj Persaud in Conversation' you can click on the 'gift box' icon which might be on the top right hand corner of your screen to download bonus content - the original paper by Magda Osman published in 'The Psychologist' entitled 'Does our...

Feb 13, 2015

Margaret talks to Raj Persaud about her frightening experience of being admitted to a psychiatric hospital against her will with no idea as to why this was happening. This interview was made possible by 'Mind' - the mental health charity and particular thanks go to Aimee Gee of 'Mind', for her assistance in making...