1-20 of 41 Search Results for

brazilian

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... ____. 2001 . La circulation des enfants pauvres au Bresil: Une pratique locale dans un monde globalisé. Anthropologie et sociétés 24 : 24 -43. ____. 2002 . Inequality near and far: Adoption as seen from the Brazilian favelas. Law and Society Review 36 : 236 -53. ____. Forthcoming. An...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 87–105.
Published: 01 March 2019
... slavery. The particular ways in which the Brazilian state and its British counterparts crafted these archives shed light on the narratives of freedom that they produced and caution us against replicating them in our own desire for satisfying stories of, for example, the Age of Emancipation and the triumph...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 49–75.
Published: 01 September 2012
... modern state? I address that question by way of the twentieth-century aesthetic experiments undertaken by the Trinidadian writer and political activist C. L. R. James and the Brazilian visual artist and counterculturalist Hélio Oiticica. While Linebaugh and Rediker insist the motley crew disappeared in...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 59–78.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Maria José A. de Abreu This essay examines what a seemingly trivial bodily reaction such as goose bumps tells us about the relation between spirituality, technology, and voice. Based on ethnographic research, the article examines the media ministry of a Brazilian priest named Padre Marcelo Rossi...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Parenthood among the Brazilian Poor Claudia Fonseca 111 Contributors Lisa Cartwright is an associate professor of communication and science studies at the University of California, San Diego. She is the author of Screen- ing...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Parenthood among the Brazilian Poor Claudia Fonseca 111 Contributors Lisa Cartwright is an associate professor of communication and science studies at the University of California, San Diego. She is the author of Screen- ing...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 105–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
...João Biehl João Biehl 2004 The Activist State GLOBAL PHARMACEUTIC ALS, AIDS, AND CITIZENSHIP IN BRAZIL The AIDS Model João Biehl The Brazilian AIDS Program combines prevention with free distribution of...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): np.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Brazilians: A Diasporic/Virtual Community.” Patricia Spyer is professor of anthropology at Leiden University and Global Distinguished Professor of anthropology at New York University. She is the author of The Memory of Trade: Modernity’s Entanglements on an Eastern Indonesian Island (Duke...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 71–91.
Published: 01 September 2018
... his cinema books), these films understood their task as oriented toward conjuring up and enunciating, bringing to existence such a people. In Rocha’s Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol ( Black God, White Devil ; 1964), the main character, Manuel, indexes Brazilian peoplehood and their possible...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 109–134.
Published: 01 September 2003
... History of Sexuality: An Introduction . New York: Vintage. Freyre, Gilberto. 1963 . Brazil . Washington, D.C.: Pan American Union,Organization of American States. ____. 1946 . The Masters and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization . New York City: Knopf. Galeano...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 123–145.
Published: 01 September 2008
... noticed that the rhythm was that of funk music, popular Brazilian dance music mostly played at dances in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro.3 It was only at that moment that we became aware of the style of music that was being aired. I had assumed it was a...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
... essay, which highlights discrepancies between global legal frameworks and local understandings and practices. As Brazilian legislation was revised to conform to “modern” global frameworks for adoption, it insisted on ple- nary adoption...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 85–108.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., Turkey, Morocco, India, Tunisia, and Thailand. In England, Lacey was Brazilian president Juscelino Kubitschek’s English teacher during the latter’s exile after the Brazilian military coup of 1964. In Thailand, Lacey suffered a serious car accident in the early 1990s, forcing his return to Canada...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 69–81.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., the Brazilian novel from 1997 by Paulo Lins that was turned into a globally successful film by Fernando Meirelles and Katia Lund (2002), where again the rise of narcotraffick- ing from the 1970s on shapes the internal fracture of Brazilian society...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
...), leader of the Citizen Action Initiative against Hunger and director of the Brazilian Institute for Social and Economic Analysis (IBASE), a center for social research and activism on a wide range of social issues, partly modeled after the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, D.C. Although...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 1–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
... disciplines. The problems described demand postdisciplinarity. Something more, however, holds the following, seemingly disparate, topics together: corporate-sponsored races for “the cure” (Samantha King); the Afro- Brazilian music third sector (George Yúdice); Pakistani women’s street theater (Fawzia...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 119–150.
Published: 01 September 2010
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 35–57.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Laws: Labor Law and Brazilian Political Culture . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press . Geggus David Patrick . 1997 . “Slavery, War, and Revolution in the Greater Caribbean, 1789–1815.” In A Turbulent Time: The French Revolution and the Greater Caribbean , edited by...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
...: Africans to Colonial Latin America, ed. Sherwin Bryant, Rachel O’Toole, Ben Vinson III, forthcoming. 4. Eduardo Silva, Prince of the People: The Life and Times of a Brazilian Free Man of Colour (London: Verso, 1993). 5. João José Reis, Slave Rebellions in Brazil: The Muslim Uprisings of 1835...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
... abandonados; it makes their regeneration impossible and their dying imminent. In Vita, the moral economy of Brazilian society is made visible. “You shall be a person there, where the market needs you” (Beck and Ziegler 1997, 5...