Professor Neil Boyd Lecture

Professor Neil Boyd
School of Criminology
Simon Fraser University

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on November 18, 2006 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.


Controlling Legal and Illegal Drugs:
Challenges for the 21st Century


A graduate of the University of Western Ontario and Osgoode Hall Law School, Professor Boyd is the author of two textbooks: The Social Dimensions of Law, and Canadian Law: An Introduction, and five books, Big Sister: How Extreme Feminism Has Betrayed the Fight for Sexual Equality; The Beast Within: why men are violent; High Society: Legal and Illegal Drugs in Canada; Gently into the Night: Aggression in Long Term Care; and The Last Dance: Murder in Canada. He is a frequent media commentator on the issue of crime, especially the origins and consequences of violent crime, the problems of drug control and drug control policy, and workplace violence.

Background Information

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Neil Boyd's Home Page
High Society: Neil Boyd interview Video.
Boyd wins President's award