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Living in the crossfire : Favela residents, drug dealers, and police violence in Rio de Janeiro

Author: Maria Helena Moreira Alves; Philip Evanson
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Temple University Press, 2011.
Series: Voices of Latin American life.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Communities organizing to end Brazil's urban war on drugs

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Helena Moreira Alves; Philip Evanson
ISBN: 9781439900031 1439900035 9781439900048 1439900043 9781439900055 1439900051
OCLC Number: 651153742
Description: x, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Part I: Rio de Janeiro : the marvelous city and its communities. The decline of poverty and the rise of violence --
Living in the Favelas in the twenty first century --
Communities under fire --
Voices of hope and renewal --
Voices of community leaders --
Voices of public security officials. Security for whom? --
Voices of police officers --
Voices of government officials.
Series Title: Voices of Latin American life.
Responsibility: Maria Helena Moreira Alves and Philip Evanson ; with the assistance of Cristina Pedroza de Faria (Kita Pedroza) and Jose Valentin Palacios Vilches.

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"[A] timely look at Rio de Janeiro's favelas.... Most of the book consists of interviews with favela residents, police and government officials. The community members' interviews are most compelling Read more...

 
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