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Solitary Confinement

Students read about solitary confinement and how US prisons justify this form of punishment. They also discuss whether isolation is torture or a necessary evil in a prison environment.

Vocabulary
  • isolated
  • inmate
  • restricted
  • death penalty
  • humane
  • torture
  • necessary evil
  • justify
  • disciplinary
  • consequence
  • rehabilitation
  • segregation
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  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
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