Prisoners, Solitude, and Time

Prisoners, Solitude, and Time

by Ian O'Donnell

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199684489
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 12/30/2014
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Ian O'Donnell, Professor of Criminology, University College Dublin

Ian O'Donnell is Professor of Criminology at University College Dublin and an Adjunct Fellow of Linacre College, Oxford. He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, a Fellow of the British Psychological Society, and a Member of the Academia Europaea.

Table of Contents

1. Historical Perspectives
2. Reconsidering the Effects of Silence and Separation
3. The (Certain) Pains and (Uncertain) Pleasures of Solitude
4. Pathological Loneliness
5. The Apotheosis of Solitary Confinement
6. Making the Shu Fit (for Purpose)
7. Lockdown, Infamy, and Inhuman Relations
8. Time Passes, Inescapably
9. Critical Fractions: Life Lived and Life Left
10. Taming Time and Reframing Isolation
11. Withstanding Time's Abrasion

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