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In human context, isolation may refer to:

  • Remote and isolated community, a community that lacks the transportation links that would otherwise be considered normal
  • Solitude, a state of seclusion or isolation, i.e., lack of contact with people
  • Isolation (psychology), a defence mechanism in psychoanalytic theory first proposed by Sigmund Freud
  • Uncontacted tribes, people in isolation from the outside world
  • Isolation effect or Von Restorff effect, a psychological effect of distinctive items more easily 'remembered'
  • Incarceration, forcible confinement with a variety of denied freedoms under the authority of the state
    • Isolation tank, a lightless, soundproof tank inside which subjects float in salt water at skin temperature
    • Solitary confinement, a special form of imprisonment in which a prisoner is isolated from any human contact
  • Social isolation

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In human context, isolation may refer to:

  • Remote and isolated community, a community that lacks the transportation links that would otherwise be considered normal
  • Solitude, a state of seclusion or isolation, i.e., lack of contact with people
  • Isolation (psychology), a defence mechanism in psychoanalytic theory first proposed by Sigmund Freud
  • Uncontacted tribes, people in isolation from the outside world
  • Isolation effect or Von Restorff effect, a psychological effect of distinctive items more easily 'remembered'
  • Incarceration, forcible confinement with a variety of denied freedoms under the authority of the state
    • Isolation tank, a lightless, soundproof tank inside which subjects float in salt water at skin temperature
    • Solitary confinement, a special form of imprisonment in which a prisoner is isolated from any human contact
  • Social isolation

Human isolation sections
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