TITLE

MORAL UNIVERSES OF BRAZILIAN TORTURERS

AUTHOR(S)
Huggins, Martha K.
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2003, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p527
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the conditions and violence workers associated with torture and assassinations during the period of military rule in Brazil, from 1964 to 1985. Examination of atrocity facilitators in relation to the direct perpetrators of violence; Difference between the police who became torturers and those who did not; Organizational factors and dynamics which helped the violence workers; Justifications given by the violence workers for carrying out their violence.
ACCESSION #
14016824

 

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