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Title Race in contemporary Brazil : from indifference to inequality / edited by Rebecca Reichmann.
Imprint University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, 1999.

Subject Blacks -- Brazil -- Social conditions.
Women, Black -- Brazil -- Social conditions.
Racism -- Brazil.
Brazil -- Race relations.
Alt Name Reichmann, Rebecca Lynn.
Description xiv, 290 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-272) and index.
Contents Color in the Brazilian census / Edith Piza and Fúlvia Rosemberg -- Race and educational opportunity in Brazil / Nelson do Valle Silva and Carlos A. Hasenbalg -- Racial differences in income: Brazil, 1988 / Nelson do Valle Silva -- Racial inequalities in the labor market and the workplace / Nadya Araújo Castro and Antonio Sérgio Alfredo Guimarães -- Silent conflict: discriminatory practices and Black responses in the workplace / Maria Aparecida Silva Bento -- Racial discrimination and criminal justice in São Paulo / Sérgio Adorno -- Measures to combat discrimination and racial inequality in Brazil / Antonio Sérgio Alfredo Guimarães -- Struggling in paradise: racial mobilization and the contemporary Black movement in Brazil / Luiz Claudio Barcelos -- Struggling for a place: race, gender, and class in political elections in Brazil / Cloves Luiz Pereira Oliveira -- Racial inequality in the lives of Brazilian women / Ana Maria Goldani -- Soda cracker dilemma: reproductive rights and racism in Brazil / Edna Roland -- Sterilization and race in São Paulo / Elza Berquó -- Black women's identity in Brazil / Sueli Carneiro -- Women workers of Rio: laborious interpretations of the racial condition / Caetana Maria Damasceno.
ISBN 0271019050 (cloth : alk. paper)
0271019069 (paperback)
OCLC # 39800570
Table of Contents
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 Introduction / Rebecca Reichmann1
1Color in the Brazilian Census / Edith Piza, Fulvia Rosemberg37
2Race and Educational Opportunity in Brazil / Nelson do Valle Silva, Carlos A. Hasenbalg53
3Racial Differences in Income: Brazil, 1988 / Nelson do Valle Silva67
4Racial Inequalities in the Labor Market and the Workplace / Nadya Araujo Castro, Antonio Sergio Alfredo Guimaraes83
5Silent Conflict: Discriminatory Practices and Black Responses in the Workplace / Maria Aparecida Silva Bento109
6Racial Discrimination and Criminal Justice in Sao Paulo / Sergio Adorno123
7Measures to Combat Discrimination and Racial Inequality in Brazil / Antonio Sergio Alfredo Guimaraes139
8Struggling in Paradise: Racial Mobilization and the Contemporary Black Movement in Brazil / Luiz Claudio Barcelos155
9Struggling for a Place: Race, Gender, and Class in Political Elections in Brazil / Cloves Luiz Pereira Oliveira167
10Racial Inequality in the Lives of Brazilian Women / Ana Maria Goldani179
11The Soda Cracker Dilemma: Reproductive Rights and Racism in Brazil / Edna Roland195
12Sterilization and Race in Sao Paulo / Elza Berquo207
13Black Women's Identity in Brazil / Sueli Carneiro217
14Women Workers of Rio: Laborious Interpretations of the Racial Condition / Caetana Maria Damasceno229
 About the Authors273