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Author Heise, Tatiana Signorelli
Title Remaking Brazil : Contested National Identities in Contemporary Brazilian Cinema
Imprint Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2012
©2012
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (214 pages)
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Series Iberian and Latin American Studies
Iberian and Latin American Studies
Note Intro -- Series Editors' Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- PART I: Constructions of Brazilian National Identity -- Forging the Nation -- Modernity, Exclusion and Inclusion -- Identity and Hegemony: The Authoritarian State andNation-Building -- Resisting the Hegemonic Discourse -- Brazilian National Identity in Contemporary Films -- The Brazilian Film Industry in the 1990s and 2000s -- Celebration: The Brazilian Way of Being -- Reform: The Land of Samba, Football, Violence andDiscrimination -- Opposition: Visions of Disorder and Regression -- The Rise of Alternative Social Identities -- Conclusion -- Glossary -- Notes -- Select Bibliography
This book explores conflicting conceptions of Brazilian national identity as they are expressed in contemporary Brazilian cinema, especially those revolving around the long-standing claim that Brazil is a racial democracy
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Heise, Tatiana Signorelli Remaking Brazil : Contested National Identities in Contemporary Brazilian Cinema Cardiff : University of Wales Press,c2012 9780708325087
Subject National characteristics in motion pictures.;National characteristics, Brazilian.;Nationalism -- Brazil.;Nationalism in motion pictures
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