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Domestic Violence, Mental Health, and Statistics

Domestic Violence is present in every state, every community, and it impacts people of all ages, socio-economic statuses, sexual orientation, gender, race, religion, or...

Child Maltreatment: Statistics, Prevention, and Delinquency

What are the causes, risk factors, and symptoms of child maltreatment (abuse) and how can we prevent it, if at all? Many studies show...

Racial Inequalities and the Future of Solitary Confinement

Using statistics from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, K.A. Reiter was able to determine what race the prisoners and parolees are, the...

Isolation and suicide

Many studies on the interaction between the kind of housing an inmate is placed in and reports of suicide and self-mutilation show that there...

The Effects of Solitary Confinement

The effects of solitary confinement (i.e. isolation, segregation, supermax) on human beings has been debated and studied for years. Appelbaum pointed out that even...

Theories of Ensuring Safety in Supermax Housing

Research has shown that there has never been an intended goal set for the use of supermax housing and solitary confinement, although researchers do...

The Mental and Emotional Impact of Solitary Confinement on Inmates in...

There are 80,000 prisoners minimum that are living out their sentences in a form of isolation and confinement, as well as 25,000 prisoners in...