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The memory of militarism and the ‘value’ of resistance: an analysis of the Resistance Memorial of São Paulo (2020)
Journal Article
Tavares Furtado, H. (in press). The memory of militarism and the ‘value’ of resistance: an analysis of the Resistance Memorial of São Paulo. Critical Military Studies, 1-21. https://doi.org/10.1080/23337486.2020.1729617

In the last 30 years, South American scholars and activists have produced a wealth of knowledge and representations practices concerning militarism and mass atrocities committed by the Armed Forces. Nonetheless, this body of work has been relatively... Read More about The memory of militarism and the ‘value’ of resistance: an analysis of the Resistance Memorial of São Paulo.

O "Efeito Bolsonaro" (2018)
Journal Article
Tavares Furtado, H. (2018). O "Efeito Bolsonaro"

O desrespeito a vida que define o " efeito Bolsonaro " nada mais é que a mais recente, e mais radical expressão de um desrespeito a vida generalizado que ainda estrutura a sociedade Brasileira contemporânea. English Español Parece uma piada de mal go... Read More about O "Efeito Bolsonaro".

El "Efecto Bolsonaro" (2018)
Journal Article
Tavares Furtado, H. (2018). El "Efecto Bolsonaro"

Bolsonaro se presenta hoy como el mesías de lo que muchos llaman “contraofensiva conservadora en construcción” tras décadas de gobiernos de izquierda. Su notoriedad ha experimentado un aumento estratosférico sólo en fechas muy recientes. Se presenta... Read More about El "Efecto Bolsonaro".

The "Bolsonaro Effect" (2018)
Journal Article
Tavares Furtado, H. (2018). The "Bolsonaro Effect"

It sounds like a distasteful joke, but Brazilians are on the verge of electing a far-right president (Jair Messias Bolsonaro) and it is difficult to estimate what this means to progressive forces in Brazil. Español Português It sounds like a distaste... Read More about The "Bolsonaro Effect".

On demons and dreamers: Violence, silence and the politics of impunity in the Brazilian Truth Commission (2017)
Journal Article
Tavares Furtado, H. (2017). On demons and dreamers: Violence, silence and the politics of impunity in the Brazilian Truth Commission. Security Dialogue, 48(4), 316-333. https://doi.org/10.1177/0967010617696237

Measures towards post-conflict or post-authoritarian justice have historically relied on the merging of the concepts of silence, violence and impunity in order to create a single promise of justice. Scholars and practitioners in the field usually def... Read More about On demons and dreamers: Violence, silence and the politics of impunity in the Brazilian Truth Commission.

When does repression become political? The use of the language of trauma in the context of violence and anxiety (2017)
Book Chapter
Tavares Furtado, H. (2017). When does repression become political? The use of the language of trauma in the context of violence and anxiety. In E. Eklundh, A. Zevnik, & E. P. Guittet (Eds.), Politics of Anxiety, 37-58. Rowman & Littlefield

In the history of psychoanalytical thought, anxiety is described as a form of fear that lacks an object of reference. Anxious individuals live in a condition of free-floating danger, always acting as though their actions could trigger apocalyptic sce... Read More about When does repression become political? The use of the language of trauma in the context of violence and anxiety.

Against state terror: lessons on memory, counterterrorism and resistance from the Global South (2015)
Journal Article
Furtado, H. T. (2015). Against state terror: lessons on memory, counterterrorism and resistance from the Global South. Critical Studies on Terrorism, 8(1), 72-89. https://doi.org/10.1080/17539153.2015.1005936

© 2015, © 2015 Taylor & Francis. Critical theory avows that “where there is power there is always resistance”. However, the practical implications and consequences of particular modes of resistance remain, within World Politics, under-theorised. In... Read More about Against state terror: lessons on memory, counterterrorism and resistance from the Global South.

Contextualismo enquanto metafísica da presença: A desconstrução do historicismo crítico pós-estruturalista (2012)
Journal Article
Tavares Furtado, H. (2012). Contextualismo enquanto metafísica da presença: A desconstrução do historicismo crítico pós-estruturalista

Theory of International Relations was influenced by French contemporary philosophy of the 1960's and 1970's. Poststructuralist authors like Walker, Thomson, Bartelson and Campbell sought to oppose neo realism's rigid ontology through a critical histo... Read More about Contextualismo enquanto metafísica da presença: A desconstrução do historicismo crítico pós-estruturalista.


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