Favela: Four Decades of Research in Rio

Title

Favela: Four Decades of Research in Rio

Authors

Janice Perlman

Files

Description

Janice Perlman, founder and president of The Mega-Cities Project: Innovations for Urban Life and author of the recent book Favela, will share her experience, findings, and photographs from field research in Brazil, starting as a student and continuing until the present.

Publication Date

10-10-2013

Keywords

favela, Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, education, poverty, democracy, marginalization, drug trade, arms trade, violence, job creation, unemployment

Disciplines

Geography | Inequality and Stratification | Latin American Studies

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