We are a highly social species, but what follows from that? Do we have a right to human contact? In this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast Kimberley Brownlee takes on the difficult question of what sort of contact we owe each other.
On the question of solitary confinement, you might find this Free Speech Bites interview with the Burmese comedian Zarganar interesting. He was in solitary confinement for 4 years.