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Author Despres, Leo A

Title Manaus : social life and work in Brazil's free trade zone / Leo A. Despres
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1991


Description 1 online resource (xix, 322 pages)
Series SUNY series in anthropological studies of contemporary issues
SUNY series in anthropological studies of contemporary issues.
Contents Chapter 1: Cultural formations and the Zona Franca -- Chapter 2: The labor process: firms, enterprises, and economic sectors -- Chapter Economic sectors and the social differentiation of workers -- Chapter 4: The economy of households -- Chapter 5: Domestic organization and household economy -- Chapter 6: Manaus in transition: Bairros and Vizinhancas -- Chapter 7: Manaus: a theoretical view of a microcosm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-312) and index
Notes English
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Subject Working class -- Brazil -- Manaus
Households -- Brazil -- Manaus
Household surveys -- Brazil -- Manaus
Free ports and zones -- Brazil -- Manaus
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Economic history.
Free ports and zones.
Household surveys.
Social conditions
Working class.
Ménages -- Brésil -- Manaus.
Ménages -- Enquêtes -- Brésil -- Manaus.
Travailleurs -- Brésil -- Manaus.
Zones et ports francs -- Brésil -- Manaus.
SUBJECT Manaus (Brazil) -- Economic conditions
Manaus (Brazil) -- Social conditions
Subject Brazil -- Manaus.
Manaus (Brésil) -- Conditions sociales.
Manaus (Brésil) -- Conditions économiques.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 90035150
ISBN 0585075794