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Author Biondi, Karina, author
Title Junto e misturado. English
Sharing this walk : an ethnography of prison life and the PCC in Brazil / Karina Biondi ; edited and translated by John F. Collins
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HV6453.B63 P7313 2016    AVAILABLE    30610020528675
Descript xxv, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Latin America in translation/en traducción/em tradução
Note "Originally published in Portuguses with the title Junto e Misturado: Uma Etnographia do PCC (São Paulo: Editora Terceiro Nome, 2010)"--Title page verso
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-182) and index
"The Primeiro Comando do Capital (PCC) is a São Paulo prison gang that since the 1990s has expanded into the most powerful criminal network in Brazil. ... During the period of Biondi's ... visits ... and her extensive fieldwork in prisons and on the streets of São Paulo, the PCC effectively controlled more than ninety percent of São Paulo's 147 prison facilities"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Primeiro Comando da Capital
Prison gangs -- Brazil -- São Paulo (State)
Organized crime -- Brazil -- São Paulo (State)
Prisons -- Brazil -- São Paulo (State) -- Social conditions
Prisoners -- Brazil -- São Paulo (State) -- Social conditions
Alt Author Collins, John F., 1965 April 19- editor, translator
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