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The Resource Living with insecurity in a Brazilian favela : urban violence and daily life, R. Ben Penglase

Living with insecurity in a Brazilian favela : urban violence and daily life, R. Ben Penglase

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Living with insecurity in a Brazilian favela : urban violence and daily life
Title
Living with insecurity in a Brazilian favela
Title remainder
urban violence and daily life
Statement of responsibility
R. Ben Penglase
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Language
eng
Summary
The residents of Caxambu, a squatter neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, live in a state of insecurity as they face urban violence. Living with Insecurity in a Brazilian Favela examines how inequality, racism, drug trafficking, police brutality, and gang activities affect the daily lives of the people of Caxambu. Some Brazilians see these communities, known as favelas, as centers of drug trafficking that exist beyond the control of the state and threaten the rest of the city. For other Brazilians, favelas are symbols of economic inequality and racial exclusion. Ben Penglase's ethnography goes bey
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Index
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Living with insecurity in a Brazilian favela : urban violence and daily life, R. Ben Penglase
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Living with insecurity in a Brazilian favela : urban violence and daily life, R. Ben Penglase
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt9qh1fx
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"To live here you have to know how to live" -- "Now you know what it's like" : ethnography in a state of (in)security -- A familiar hillside and dangerous intimates -- Tubarão and Seu Lázaro's dog : drug-traffickers and abnormalization -- "The men are in the area" : police, race and place -- Conclusion : "it was here that Estella was shot."
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1 online resource (xi, 210 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780813565453
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Specific material designation
remote

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