Druglink obituary 2013 – Geoffrey Pearson

Geoff Pearson was born in Manchester,  and educated at Accrington Grammar School and Peterhouse College Cambridge and the LSE, and after working as a psychiatric social worker, Geoff before commencing his academic career. His first major publication “The Deviant Imagination” (1974), confronted and unpacked a wide range of theories, and located the historical foundations for many of our contemporary policies and attitudes, particularly those relating to youth deviance.

Obituary – Geoffrey Pearson