Lindley A. Bassett,
The Constitutionality of Solitary Confinement: Insights from Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs,
26 Health Matrix
Available at: http://scholarlycommons.law.case.edu/healthmatrix/vol26/iss1/14
The article examines the Eighth Amendment and solitary confinement in the United States, in particular, the tenth circuit court decision in Silverstein v. Federal Bureau of Prisons, and possible solutions.