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Transimperial Cooperation: Commerce and War in the South Atlantic

Fabrício Prado

in Edge of Empire: Atlantic Networks and Revolution in Bourbon Río de la Plata

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780520285156
eISBN:
9780520960732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520285156.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 3 examines the significance of trans-imperial networks of trade connecting Rio de la Plata to Rio de Janeiro after the fall of Sacramento. Networks of trade between Portuguese and Spanish ... More


The Slave Trade, Colonial Markets, and Slave Families in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, ca. 1790–ca. 1830

Manolo Florentino

in Extending the Frontiers: Essays on the New Transatlantic Slave Trade Database

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134360
eISBN:
9780300151749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134360.003.0010
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explains the slave trade in Rio de Janeiro to redefine some classic positions in Brazilian historiography regarding the traffic of Africans, the colonial market, and slave-based family ... More


The Social Diffusion of Psychoanalysis during the Brazilian Military Regime: Psychological Awareness in an Age of Political Repression

Jane A. Russo

in Psychoanalysis and Politics: Histories of Psychoanalysis under Conditions of Restricted Political Freedom

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199744664
eISBN:
9780199932863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744664.003.0025
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Jane A. Russo examines the growth and proliferation of psychoanalytic culture in Brazil during the military dictatorship of the 1970s. A strong case is made that the increase in psychoanalysis seen ... More


Reclaiming City Image and Street Livability: Projeto Rio Cidade, Rio de Janeiro

Vicente del Rio

in Contemporary Urbanism Brazil: Beyond Brasilia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032818
eISBN:
9780813039275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032818.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses the concepts behind Projeto Rio Cidade, an urban redevelopment program launched in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1993 to revitalize commercial corridors and neighborhood centers ... More


Days of National Festivity in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1823-1889

Hendrik Kraay

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804785266
eISBN:
9780804786102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785266.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book traces the social, cultural, and political history of the Brazilian empire (1822-89) through the official and popular celebrations on the days of national festivity (national holidays) ... More


. Democracy: São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, 1945–1950

Paulina L. Alberto

in Terms of Inclusion: Black Intellectuals in Twentieth-Century Brazil

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807834374
eISBN:
9781469603186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877715_alberto.9
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter shows how, in the cities of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, black thinkers took full advantage of reinstated freedoms of speech and association to resume older organizations and ... More


Confronting favela chic: the gentrification of informal settlements in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jake Cummings

in Global gentrifications: Uneven development and displacement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447313472
eISBN:
9781447313502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313472.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter focuses on the development of ‘favela chic’ and ‘favela gentrification’ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It shows this to be related to aggressive state-led securitization policies and housing ... More


Upgrading Squatter Settlements into City Neighborhoods: The Favela-Bairro Program in Rio de Janeiro

Cristiane Rose Duarte and Fernanda Magalhães

in Contemporary Urbanism Brazil: Beyond Brasilia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032818
eISBN:
9780813039275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032818.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines the Favela-Bairro Program, an urban intervention program launched in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1994 to upgrade squatter settlements into city neighborhoods. It evaluates the ... More


Nuances of Continual Variation in the Brazilian Pagode Song “Sorriso Aberto”

Jason Stanyek and Fabio Oliveira

in Analytical and Cross-Cultural Studies in World Music

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195384581
eISBN:
9780199918331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384581.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter analyzes a live recording of the iconic song “Sorriso Aberto” (“Open Smile”) by Guará in order to bring out some of the principal sonic characteristics of pagode, a radical reformulation ... More


The Cultural Corridor Project: Revitalization and Preservation in Downtown Rio De Janeiro

Vicente Del Rio and Denise De Alcantara

in Contemporary Urbanism Brazil: Beyond Brasilia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032818
eISBN:
9780813039275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032818.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines the revitalization and preservation in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in the context of the Cultural Corridor Project (CCP). This project was conceived in the early 1980s and it ... More


Globalization and the Urban Poor

Janice E. Perlman

in The Poor under Globalization in Asia, Latin America, and Africa

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199584758
eISBN:
9780191594533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584758.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

The focus of this chapter is the effect of contemporary globalization on poverty and inequality in cities of the ‘global south’. Specifically it addresses the impact of globalization on marginalized ... More


The Port and Province of Rio de Janeiro

in The Party of Order: The Conservatives, the State, and Slavery in the Brazilian Monarchy, 1831–1871

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753692
eISBN:
9780804768061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753692.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the relationship between the statesmen and their place and people and describes the port and province of Rio de Janeiro in order to provide a better understanding of the ... More


Life on the Margins

Kelly E. Hayes

in Holy Harlots: Femininity, Sexuality, and Black Magic in Brazil

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262645
eISBN:
9780520949430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262645.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter discusses the historical emergence of the favela and its significance in the public imaginary shared by cariocas, as the inhabitants of Brazil's second largest metropolis are called. As ... More


Sites of Enslavement, Spaces of Freedom: Slavery and Abolition in the Atlantic Cities of Havana and Rio de Janeiro

Camillia Cowling

in Conceiving Freedom: Women of Color, Gender, and the Abolition of Slavery in Havana and Rio de Janeiro

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469610870
eISBN:
9781469611808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469610870.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter shows that neither Josepha Goncalves de Moraes, in Rio de Janeiro, nor Ramona Oliva, in Havana, had been born in the city where her claim was filed. Yet for each woman, these “Atlantic ... More


Concentration and Cronyism: Commercial Banking in Rio De Janeiro

William R. Summerhill

in Inglorious Revolution: Political Institutions, Sovereign Debt, and Financial Underdevelopment in Imperial Brazil

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300139273
eISBN:
9780300218619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300139273.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter focuses on the evolution of joint-stock commercial banking in Rio de Janeiro. It first highlights general issues in the relationship between banking and financial development and ... More


Sweetness and Debasement: Flour and Coffee in the Richmond-Rio Circuit

Daniel B. Rood

in The Reinvention of Atlantic Slavery: Technology, Labor, Race, and Capitalism in the Greater Caribbean

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190655266
eISBN:
9780190655297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190655266.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Southern railroad experts next moved to southeastern Brazil, where their topographic and racial expertise was in high demand. While becoming the world’s largest coffee producer, Brazil benefited from ... More


Constructing the Monarchy, 1823–1829

Hendrik Kraay

in Days of National Festivity in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1823-1889

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804785266
eISBN:
9780804786102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785266.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the establishment imperial Brazil’s days of national festivity, particularly the invention of 7 September 1822 as Brazil’s independence day, and Emperor Pedro I’s efforts to ... More


Reading Rio De Janeiro: Literature and Society in the Nineteenth Century

Zephyr Frank

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804757447
eISBN:
9780804797306
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757447.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book explores the history and culture of nineteenth-century Rio de Janeiro through the genre of the Bildungsroman read against a background of social history and economic data.


O Coruja

Zephyr L. Frank

in Reading Rio De Janeiro: Literature and Society in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804757447
eISBN:
9780804797306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757447.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter analyzes the novel O Coruja, by Aluísio Azevedo. A more obscure novel than those discussed in the first two chapters, this work by Azevedo is also read in both literary and social ... More


Sentimental Educations

Zephyr L. Frank

in Reading Rio De Janeiro: Literature and Society in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804757447
eISBN:
9780804797306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757447.003.0005
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter develops an interpretation of the problem of the individual and his or her integration into society. Building upon the foundation laid in the first three chapters, this analysis engages ... More


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