Fergus McNeill on 'Surround, Field and Frame'

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Fergus McNeill
Fergus McNeill
Location: University of Glasgow
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Criminal Justice
'Frame, field and surround.' Fergus says 'there's nothing more practical than a good theory'. He describes the need to be able to use the right processes by asking the right questions. 
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