There may be positive dimensions to social isolation, and more to being alone than loneliness.
“The Rest Test is a collaboration between BBC Radio 4 and the Wellcome Collection’s researchers in residence, Hubbub”.
Hubbub is an international collective led by Durham University.
Hammond, C. (2016). How being alone may be the key to rest. London: BBC Health News / BBC Radio 4 All in the Mind, September 27th 2016.
Callard, F. Staines, K. [and] Wilkes, J. (Eds.) (2016). The restless compendium: interdisciplinary investigations of rest and its opposites. Hubbub / Wellcome Collection, 2016.
Kremer, W. (2015). The man who invented relaxation. London: BBC Health News / BBC World Service, November 4th 2015.