The Resource Drugs & democracy in Rio de Janeiro : trafficking, social networks, & public security, Enrique Desmond Arias, (electronic book)

Drugs & democracy in Rio de Janeiro : trafficking, social networks, & public security, Enrique Desmond Arias, (electronic book)

Label
Drugs & democracy in Rio de Janeiro : trafficking, social networks, & public security
Title
Drugs & democracy in Rio de Janeiro
Title remainder
trafficking, social networks, & public security
Statement of responsibility
Enrique Desmond Arias
Title variation
Drugs and democracy in Rio de Janeiro
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Taking an ethnographic approach to understanding urban violence, this work examines the problems of crime and police corruption that have led to widespread misery and human rights violations in many of Latin America's new democracies. It argues that public policy change is not enough to stop the vicious cycle of crime and corruption
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Arias, Enrique Desmond
Dewey number
364.10981/53
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN290.R47
LC item number
V53 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence
  • Slums
  • Crime
  • Drug traffic
  • Police corruption
  • Community organization
Label
Drugs & democracy in Rio de Janeiro : trafficking, social networks, & public security, Enrique Desmond Arias, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-268) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: thinking about social violence in Brazil -- Setting the scene: continuities and discontinuities in a "divided city" -- Network approach to criminal politics -- Tubarão -- Santa Ana -- Vigário Geral -- Comparative analysis of criminal networks in Brazil and Latin America -- Theorizing the politics of social violence -- Epilogue: Rio 2005
Control code
ebr10273439
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xx, 279 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Drugs & democracy in Rio de Janeiro : trafficking, social networks, & public security, Enrique Desmond Arias, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-268) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: thinking about social violence in Brazil -- Setting the scene: continuities and discontinuities in a "divided city" -- Network approach to criminal politics -- Tubarão -- Santa Ana -- Vigário Geral -- Comparative analysis of criminal networks in Brazil and Latin America -- Theorizing the politics of social violence -- Epilogue: Rio 2005
Control code
ebr10273439
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xx, 279 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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