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Author Holston, James.

Title Insurgent citizenship : disjunctions of democracy and modernity in Brazil / James Holston.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. ; Woodstock : Princeton University Press, [2009], c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  307.760981 H742i 2009    ---  Available
Description xvii, 396 p. ; 24 cm.
Series In-formation
Note Originally published: 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note "Holston's topic in this impressive study on unequal citizenship is the contrast between Brazil's formal, legal equality and the reality that it is a society founded on civic and juridical inequalities."--Choice.
Subject Sociology, Urban -- Brazil.
Urban anthropology -- Brazil.
Citizenship -- Brazil.
Democracy -- Brazil.
Law -- Political aspects -- Brazil.
Land tenure -- Brazil.
Cities and towns -- Brazil.
Urban poor -- Brazil.
Urban policy -- Brazil.
Squatter settlements -- Brazil.
ISBN 9780691142906 (pbk.)
0691142904 (pbk.)
Standard No. NLGGC 320668061

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