Revenge!

Ian Peacock investigates a desire which comes over each and every one of us.

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Episodes

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01Revengers' Chronicles19981116

What kind of person carries out an act of revenge, and what sort of deed prompts it?

02An Eye For An Eye19981117

Should revenge be seen as divine retribution?

03To Make The Punishment Fit The Crime19981118

Is there any difference between justice and revenge?

04Dramatic Revenge19981119

From nemesis in classical Greek tragedies to the baddie getting his comeuppance - the role of revenge in drama.

05 LASTRevenge Is Sweet?19981120

What would the world be like without revenge?