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Brazil: A Century of Change (Latin America in Translation/en Traduccion/em Traducao - The Brasiliana Collection)

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Description for Brazil: A Century of Change (Latin America in Translation/en Traduccion/em Traducao - The Brasiliana Collection) Paperback. An anthology that provides overviews of life, history, and culture and offers insight into Brazil's development over the past century. It offers fresh perspectives on the social, economic, and cultural challenges that face Brazil as it seeks future directions in the age of globalization. Editor(s): Sachs, Ignacy; Wilheim, Jorge; Pinheiro, Paulo Sergio. Translator(s): Anderson, Robert N. Series: Latin America in Translation/enTraduccion/em Traducao. Num Pages: 392 pages, 12 figures, 1 map, 7 tables, notes, bibl., index. BIC Classification: 1KLSB; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 567.
Brazil is fast becoming a potent international economic player as well as a regional power. This English translation of an acclaimed Brazilian anthology provides critical overviews of life, history, and culture and offers insight into Brazil's development over the past century. The essayists, most of whom are Brazilian, provide expert perspectives on the social, economic, and cultural challenges that face Brazil as it seeks future directions in the age of globalization. All of the contributors connect past, present, and future Brazil. Their analyses converge on the observation that although Brazil has undergone radical changes during the past one hundred years, ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press
Condition
New
Series
Latin America in Translation/enTraduccion/em Traducao
Number of Pages
392
Place of Publication
Chapel Hill, United States
ISBN
9780807859278
SKU
V9780807859278
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Ignacy Sachs is professor at the School for Advanced Studies in Social Sciences in Paris. Jorge Wilheim is a Brazilian architect, planner, and former government official. Paulo Sergio Pinheiro is professor of political science at the University of Sao Paulo. Translator Robert N. Anderson is associate professor of Portuguese at Winston-Salem State University.

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