Episode 2 | Death Of Respect

Journalist John Ware examines the broken bits of Britain and questions whether they can be put back together again. He hears about the damage caused by family breakup and asks if it is time we took a different approach to dealing with some of the dysfunctional parts of our society.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'57''
  • Broadcast year: 2009
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | How are family life and relationships changing? | Nuclear families, extended families, lone parent families, reconstituted families, same-sex families, non-family households, lone-person households. Family life and diversity: emerging family types, trends in marriage, divorce and cohabitation. Demographic changes: birth rate, family size, age at marriage, age of childbearing, ageing population.

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Death Of Respect
  • Episode: 2