Books tagged: solitary confinement

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The Bunker
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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An older Canadian gentleman is intrigued by an online text ad posted by a 'prepper' supply company. He decides to enter the subterranean-living contest. After all, with plenty of food, water, oxygen and entertainment, what could possibly go wrong 207 yards underground? Approx. 4400 words. If this tale were a movie in the US, it would probably be rated PG-13 (language, marijuana, adult themes).
Journeys into Darkness and Light
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An emotional short story collection that sets tragic characters against terrible odds. Most of them triumphed over their despair, or accepted their demise with superhuman courage.
4 Walls - The Internal Effects of the Prison Archetype
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Can architecture work as a means to influence the human mind through spatial rehabilitation? The concept of incarceration is a mystery to many worldwide. Since these institutions are closed spaces, there is limited access of what goes on behind those walls. This piece will bring prisoners down to a human level and challenge your perception of the reality of the impact and ongoing cycle created.
Cell Block Tango
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Mr. Layke is in solitary confinement. However, he is not alone. He is never alone...
Solitary: The History and Current Reality of Torture as a Means of Social Control Within Prisons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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Why is solitary confinement, known to cause a mental state akin to psychosis, widely used in contemporary prisons? Solitary's powerful psychological effects make it a unique tool for exerting social control. This history argues that CIA "brainwashing" research of the 1950s may have influenced the design of isolation units in American prisons today.