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  • [2009-02-20] Folk and Popular Music of Brazil 

    Perrone, Charles A.; Crook, Larry N.
    Both general interest in Brazilian popular music in North America and pertinent research agendas in Brazil and abroad have led to varied new publications. In the musical arena itself, vital new phenomena have appeared, ...
  • [2009-02-20] Modern Brazilian Painting 

    de Sa Rego, Stella; Harrison, Marguerite Itamar
    Modern painting in Brazil can be said to have begun in the early nineteenth century. With the arrival of the Portuguese Court in 1808 and the elevation of Brazil to an Empire in 1815, a process of modernization and growth ...
  • [2009-02-20] Slavery and Race Relations in Brazil 

    Andrews, George Reed
    This essay is intended to introduce students and other nonspecialists to the current scholarly literature on slavery and race relations in Brazil. Brazil today is a truly multiracial society, populated by the descendants ...
  • [2009-01-23] Women in Brazil 

    Hahner, June E.
    During the last two decades, the study of women and gender relations in Brazil has developed dramatically, yielding an impressive collection of works which have considerably enriched our knowledge of the complexities of ...
  • [2009-02-20] Brazilian Classical Music 

    Coelho, Tadeu
    The beginnings of classical music in Brazil occurred with the arrival of the first settlers during the 1500s. Music, in those days, was connected to the church, where it served as part of the worship as a colony, Brazil ...
  • [2009-02-20] Urban Labor History in Twentieth Century Brazil 

    French, John D.; Fortes, Alexandre
    This bibliography contributes to this process of scholarly rethinking and re-vision-ing by laying out the impressive accomplishments of those who have studied urban labor in Brazil. Looking back at the modest beginnings ...
  • [2008-12-07] History of Brazil 

    Bieber, Judy
    This guide is an updated and expanded version of that written by Michael Conniff and Fred Sturm for the first Brazil Curriculum Guides Series published by the Latin American and Iberian Institute of the University of New ...