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Radical History Review (1 May 2014) 2014 (119): 122–145.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Jerry Dávila This article examines the significance of apartheid in the interpretation and contestation of Brazilian race relations in the twentieth century, tracing an evolution away from a midcentury project by Brazilian intellectuals and politicians who criticized South African apartheid in...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 83–99.
Published: 01 January 2011
... manifestation of the enclosing ontology appears in the trope of “energy security,” a term meant to justify the enclosure of third world agricultural spaces for the future development of presumably green-friendly plant alternatives to oil. The essay also explores the activities of the Brazilian Landless Workers...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1995) 1995 (61): 157–160.
Published: 01 January 1995
... Banditry in Brazil: The Case of the Empire ’Good’ Thief Antonio Silvino,” Past Film: A Brazilian Family and Present 82 (1979), 116-46. 16 January 30 Tanuary The Brazilian Empire and Change in the Race Relations in the Twentieth Nineteen t...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2016) 2016 (125): 116–136.
Published: 01 May 2016
... ridiculous, it’s the Brazilians. They are colored entities who talk like us and try to mix in with the rest of the Americas. It’s an illusion. Brazil is a sham. Huge percentages of [European] immigrants are fleeing that country, a country hostile to anything foreign. . . . Notwithstanding the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1993) 1993 (56): 137–143.
Published: 01 May 1993
... achievement as well as the striking gulf between rich and poor have marked Brazil’s history since the Portuguese first set foot on her soil in 1500. Bourgeois scholarship has celebrated the Brazilian ability to reconcile peace- fully these sharp differences. The Brazilian capacity for comprom...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1999) 1999 (75): 121–130.
Published: 01 October 1999
... Aline Helg, Our Rightful Share: The Afro-Cuban Struggle for Equality, 2886-2922 (Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1995). 361pp., $45.00 (cloth), $16.95 (paper). Kim D. Butler, Freedoms Given, Freedoms Won: Afro-Brazilians in Post Abolition Sa"o Paulo and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2005) 2005 (91): 62–90.
Published: 01 January 2005
... analysis,” observes a longtime practitioner of Brazilian history.25 Comparisons have provided tools with which to intervene in debates over the scope and content of racial categories, national identity, and state policy regarding both.26 Not that comparisons support any single political position...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1998) 1998 (70): 192–193.
Published: 01 January 1998
... currently an asso- ciate professor of history at the University of Tennessee. He is the author of Millenarian Vision, Capitalist Reality: Brazil’s Contestado Rebellion, 2912-2926 (Duke University Press), and is currently con- ducting research on the Brazilian army and the limits of state power...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1997) 1997 (68): 188.
Published: 01 May 1997
... and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1996. $48.00 (cloth). Teresa Meade, "Civilizing" Rio: Reform and Resistance in a Brazilian City, 1889-1 930. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University, 1995. $19.95 (paper); $45.00 (cloth). Andor Skotnes, co-editor with Rina...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 80–111.
Published: 01 January 1994
... course he was truly the mother of the rich!”2 No other individual has had a greater impact on twentieth-century Brazilian history than Getijlio Vargas. He came to power in a 1930 coup that signaled the end of Brazil‘s First Republic (1889-1930)’ which had been a period of extreme federalism...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 81–111.
Published: 01 January 1994
... course he was truly the mother of the rich!”2 No other individual has had a greater impact on twentieth-century Brazilian history than Getijlio Vargas. He came to power in a 1930 coup that signaled the end of Brazil‘s First Republic (1889-1930)’ which had been a period of extreme federalism...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1998) 1998 (70): 169–174.
Published: 01 January 1998
... Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1995. $38.00 (cloth). In February 1996 my family and I were living in Rio de Janeiro. I don't remember the exact date, but about a week before Carnival intense lightning and thunder jolted me out of bed around...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2012) 2012 (112): 213–215.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Industrial Complex (2011). John D. French is a professor of history and African and African American studies at Duke University whose specialties include labor and politics in Brazil and the rise of alt-global politics.  His books include The Brazilian Workers’ ABC: Class Conflict and Alliances in Mod...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 1994
... States and Europe, where organized labor is losing ground economically and politically, La tin American workers’ movements, especially in Chile and Brazil, are revitalizing after years of military dictatorships. The most important, the Brazilian Partido dos TrabaZhadores or PT (Workers Party...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2012) 2012 (112): 201–208.
Published: 01 January 2012
... 202  Radical History Review “natives, Negroes, and Spaniards” (Greene 325–6). This fraught episode, explored in depth in The Canal Builders, was echoed eighteen years later on Henry Ford’s Brazilian plantation property in the Amazon. Greg Grandin devotes several pages to a December 20, 1930...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1995) 1995 (61): 93–123.
Published: 01 January 1995
... to Brazilian workers. Thus, ”class collabora- tion” extracted little sacrifice from employers, while depriving the struggling but visible labor movement of its autonomy. Vargas’ legacy for the history of Brazilian industrial relations is, however, considerably more complicated than the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1999) 1999 (75): 109–110.
Published: 01 October 1999
... particular cultural and historical experiences. Gomez argues that historians of North America should look to scholars of the Caribbean and Latin America who have for several decades considered the specific provenance of Africans when discussing the enslaved. That scholars of Caribbean and Brazilian...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2014) 2014 (120): 183–203.
Published: 01 October 2014
...- culture ministry of Brazilian president João Goulart (deposed in a 1964 coup), found himself in hot water.1 Political police accused Xavier of a host of crimes, from cor- ruption and blackmail to “subversive activities,” an ominous charge in those dawning days of Brazil’s twenty-year military...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 121–135.
Published: 01 January 2011
... architecture and vernacular culture. Nonetheless, Indio’s words were part of an increasingly common way of speaking about personhood and property in the face of the urban reform and the commodification of Afro-­Brazilian practices at the center of his government’s restoration of the Pelourinho Historical...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 182–187.
Published: 01 January 1994
... together the revolutionary social criticism of the Mexican muralists, the powerful and increasingly popular paintings of Frida Kahlo, the striking surrealist pieces of Chilean Roberto Matta, and the fine Afro-Brazilian representations of Candido Portinari. It was heartening to see a number of...