Definitions of War, Torture, and Terrorism in Latin America

  • Eros DeSouza
  • Michael Stevens
  • Amanda Clinton
  • Laura Marcucci
  • Madison Mellish
  • Rodrigo Barahona
  • Eddy Carillo
  • Ricardo Angelino
  • Luciana Karine de Souza
  • Sherri McCarthy
Part of the Peace Psychology Book Series book series (PPBS)


The following are current definitions from the US government regarding war, torture, and terrorism. War is defined as:


Moral Judgment Latin American Country Terrorist Group Brazilian Woman Legal Judgment 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eros DeSouza
    • 1
  • Michael Stevens
    • 1
  • Amanda Clinton
    • 2
  • Laura Marcucci
    • 3
  • Madison Mellish
    • 4
  • Rodrigo Barahona
    • 5
  • Eddy Carillo
    • 6
  • Ricardo Angelino
    • 7
  • Luciana Karine de Souza
    • 8
  • Sherri McCarthy
    • 9
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyIllinois State UniversityNormalUSA
  2. 2.Psychology ProgramUniversity of Puerto RicoMayagüezPuerto Rico
  3. 3.National Alliance on Mental IllnessWashingtonUSA
  4. 4.Latin American Studies and PsychologyBoston UniversityBostonUSA
  5. 5.BrooklineUSA
  6. 6.The Center for Psychoanalytic Studies of the Association for Socio-Critical PsychoanalysisSan JoseCosta Rica
  7. 7.School of Medical SciencesNational University of La PlataLa PlataArgentina
  8. 8.Department of PsychologyUniversidade Federal de Pernambuco, Federal University of Minas GeraisPampulha Belo HorizonteBrazil
  9. 9.Educational Psychology, Counseling and Human RelationsNorthern Arizona UniversityYumaUSA

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