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Haritos-Fatouros, Mika 1930-

Overview
Works: 5 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 1,808 library holdings
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV8183, 323.0440981
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Most widely held works by Mika Haritos-Fatouros
Violence workers : police torturers and murderers reconstruct Brazilian atrocities by Martha Knisely Huggins( Book )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the twenty-three Brazilian policemen interviewed in depth for this landmark study, fourteen were direct perpetrators of torture and murder during the three decades that included the 1964-1985 military regime. These "violence workers" and the other group of "atrocity facilitators" who had not, or claimed they had not, participated directly in the violence, help answer questions that haunt today's world: Why and how are ordinary men transformed into state torturers and murderers? How do atrocity perpetrators explain and justify their violence? What is the impact of their murderous deeds--on t
The psychological origins of institutionalized torture by Mika Haritos-Fatouros( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Of essential interest to academics and students interested in social psychology and related disciplines, this book will also be extremely valuable to policy-makers, professionals working in government, and all those interested in securing and promoting human rights."--BOOK JACKET
Operários da violência : policiais torturadores e assassinos reconstroem as atrocidades brasileiras by Martha Knisely Huggins( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in Portuguese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bureaucratizing Masculinities among Brazilian Torturers and Murderers by Martha Knisely Huggins( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Violence Workers( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the twenty-three Brazilian policemen interviewed in depth for this landmark study, fourteen were direct perpetrators of torture and murder during the three decades that included the 1964-1985 military regime. These "violence workers" and the other group of "atrocity facilitators" who had not, or claimed they had not, participated directly in the violence, help answer questions that haunt today's world: Why and how are ordinary men transformed into state torturers and murderers? How do atrocity perpetrators explain and justify their violence? What is the impact of their murderous deeds-on them, on their victims, and on society? What memories of their atrocities do they admit and which become public history?
 
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Violence workers : police torturers and murderers reconstruct Brazilian atrocities
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Haritos Fatouros, Mika 1930-

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The psychological origins of institutionalized torture