MARSLAC Area Field Reading Lists


Andes

The Andes

Brazil

Brazil

  1. Skidmore, Thomas E. 2010. Brazil: Five Centuries of Change (2nd Edition). Oxford University Press.
  2. Levine, Robert M. and John J. Crocitti (eds.). 1999. The Brazil Reader: History, Culture, Politics. Duke University Press.
  3. Freyre, Gilberto. 1986 (1933). The Masters and the Slaves: a Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization (Casa-Grande & Senzala). Berkeley: University of California Press.
  4. Freire, Paulo. 2000 (1970). Pedagogy of the Oppressed. Continuum.
  5. DaMatta, Roberto. 1991. Carnivals, Rogues, and Heroes: An Interpretation of the Brazilian Dilemma. University of Notre Dame Press.
  6. McCann, Bryan. 2004. Hello, Hello Brazil: Popular Music in the Making of Modern Brazil. Duke University Press.
  7. Fishlow, Albert. 2011. Starting Over: Brazil Since 1985. Brookings Institution Press.
  8. Goldstein, Donna M. 2003. Laughter Out of Place: Race, Class, Violence, and Sexuality in a Rio Shantytown (California Series in Public Anthropology). University of California Press.
  9. Parker, Richard G. 2009. Bodies, Pleasures, and Passions: Sexual Culture in Contemporary Brazil (2nd Edition). Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press.
  10. Holston, James. 2008. Insurgent Citizenship: Disjunctions of Democracy and Modernity in Brazil. Princeton University Press.
  11. Avritzer, Leonardo. 2009. Participatory Institutions in Democratic Brazil. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press.
  12. Wolford, Wendy. 2010. This Land Is Ours Now: Social Mobilization and the Meanings of Land in Brazil. Duke University Press.
  13. French, Jan Hoffman. 2009. Legalizing Identities: Becoming Black or Indian in Brazil's Northeast. The University of North Carolina Press.
  14. Hochstetler, Kathryn and Margaret E. Keck. 2007. Greening Brazil: Environmental Activism in State and Society. Duke University Press.

Central America

Central America

Interamerican Relations

Interamerican Relations

Mexico

Mexico

Southern Cone

The Southern Cone