Books tagged: solitary confinement

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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.
Turtle on the Run
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Time to uproot roots, and move on...the author laments the past, and eyes the future...