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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from In the Belly of the Beast: Letters from Prison

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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

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Indoctrination - In Abbott's view, this is the process whereby prisoners are forced to admit they are in prison because of their own bad behavior and that prisoners deserve any punishment doled out in prison by guards or the system.

Claustrophobia - Abbott suffered from this for three or four years while in prison. He felt the walls were crushing and smothering him; he couldn't breathe, and he flailed wildly and screamed.

Blackout cell - Abbott was confined to this once for about 25 days. Absolutely no light reached him and he...

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