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The deepest wounds : a labor and environmental history of sugar in Northeast Brazil

Author: Thomas D Rogers
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study traces social and environmental changes over four centuries in Pernambuco, Brazil's key north-eastern sugar-growing state. Focusing particularly on the period from the end of slavery in 1888 to the late twentieth century, when human impact on the environment reached critical new levels, the author confronts the day-to-day world of farming - the complex, fraught, and occasionally poetic business of making  Read more...
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Rogers, Thomas D., 1974-
Deepest wounds.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2010018134
(OCoLC)607975601
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas D Rogers
ISBN: 9780807899588 0807899585 9781469603902 146960390X
OCLC Number: 676697426
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 302 pages) : illustrations
Contents: An eternal verdure: the longue dure of the zona da mata --
A laboring landscape: the environmental discourse of the Northeast's sugar elite, from Nabuco to Freyre --
A landscape of captivity: power and the definition of work and space --
Modernizing the sugar industry: cane expansion and the path toward rationalization --
The zona da mata aflame: political upheaval, strikes, and fire --
The only game in town: workers, planters, and the dictatorship --
An agricultural boom and its unexpected consequences --
Conclusion: power, labor, and the agro-environment of Pernambuco's sugarcane fields.
Responsibility: Thomas D. Rogers.

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