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Author Mitchell, Sean T., author
Title Constellations of inequality : space, race, and utopia in Brazil / Sean T. Mitchell
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2017
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 Ethnology Library  F2651.A34 M583 2017    AVAILABLE    30520020852845
Descript xiii, 255 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-244) and index
Introduction: relaunching Alcântara -- Mimetic convergence and complementary hierarchy -- Alcântara in space and time -- Interpreting an explosion -- Expertise and inequality -- Racialization and race-based law -- The making of race and class -- Space at the edge of the Amazon -- Conclusion: space and utopia
Subject Quilombos -- Brazil -- Alcântara -- Government relations
Centro de Lançamento de Alcântara
Economic development projects -- Political aspects -- Brazil -- Alcântara
Launch complexes (Astronautics) -- Brazil -- Alcântara
Alcântara (Brazil) -- Race relations
Alcântara (Brazil) -- Social conditions
Blacks -- Land tenure -- Brazil -- Alcântara
Equality -- Brazil -- Alcântara
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