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|Material Type:||Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||A & E Television.; Films Media Group.; Films on Demand.|
|Notes:||Title from resource description page (viewed Jan. 25, 2011).
"Inside the walls of the supermax, America's fortresses of punishment, a growing number of inmates are spending 23 hours a day, seven days a week, locked alone inside cells that measure a mere 80 square feet. This edition of Investigative Reports examines the use of solitary confinement in supermax prisons by going inside the grim walls of Arizona State Prison and Pelican Bay State Prison. The question that emerges is clear: does confinement in these circumstances constitute cruel and unusual punishment? Even with the help of psychologists, prison instructors, activists, and mental health experts, the answer remains elusive. Distributed by A & E Television Networks."
|Description:||1 streaming video (45 min.)|
|Details:||Mode of access: Internet.|