How Violent Are You? | Horizon

What makes ordinary people commit extreme acts of violence? Michael Portillo investigates the dark side of human nature and discovers what it is like to inflict pain.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'18''
  • Broadcast year: 2009
Curriculum Connection
  • Psychology | Cognitive Psychology | How the mind works and processes information

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Horizon
  • Series: 2008-2009
  • Episode: How Violent Are You?