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Author Ansell, Aaron Michael.

Title Zero hunger : political culture and antipoverty policy in Northeast Brazil / Aaron Ansell
Published Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 2014
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Contents Introduction: intimate hierarchy and its enemies -- Convulsions of democracy: from national politics to local hunger -- Hunger, envy, and egalitarianism in Passarinho -- Intimate hierarchy and its counters -- The prodigal children return to the countryside -- Induced nostalgia -- Programmatic pilgrimage -- Marginalizing the mayor -- Conclusion: intimacy and democracy
Summary Zero Hunger: Political Culture and Antipoverty Policy in Northeast Brazil
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Economic assistance, Domestic -- Political aspects -- Brazil.
Poverty -- Government policy -- Brazil.
Brazil -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Brazil -- Politics and government -- 2003-
Brazil -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1469613980 (electronic bk.)
1469613999 (electronic bk.)
9781469613987 (electronic bk.)
9781469613994 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)