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Author Mitchell, Sean T., author

Title Constellations of inequality : space, race, and utopia in Brazil / Sean T. Mitchell
Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2017
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Contents Introduction: relaunching Alcântara -- Mimetic convergence and complementary hierarchy -- Alcântara in space and time -- Interpreting an explosion -- Expertise and inequality -- Racialization and race-based law -- The making of race and class -- Space at the edge of the Amazon -- Conclusion: space and utopia
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Centro de Lançamento de Alcântara
Centro de Lançamento de Alcântara.
Blacks -- Land tenure -- Brazil -- Alcântara
Economic development projects -- Political aspects -- Brazil -- Alcântara
Equality -- Brazil -- Alcântara
Launch complexes (Astronautics) -- Brazil -- Alcântara
Quilombos -- Brazil -- Alcântara -- Government relations
Blacks -- Land tenure.
Economic development projects -- Political aspects.
Launch complexes (Astronautics)
Race relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Social conditions.
Alcântara (Brazil) -- Race relations
Alcântara (Brazil) -- Social conditions
Brazil -- Alcântara.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 022649943X (electronic bk.)
9780226499437 (electronic bk.)