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Insurgent citizenship : disjunctions of democracy and modernity in Brazil, James Holston

Label
Insurgent citizenship : disjunctions of democracy and modernity in Brazil
Title
Insurgent citizenship
Title remainder
disjunctions of democracy and modernity in Brazil
Statement of responsibility
James Holston
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Holston, James.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
In-formation series
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  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban anthropology
  • Citizenship
  • Democracy
  • Law
  • Land tenure
  • Cities and towns
  • Urban poor
  • Urban policy
  • Squatter settlements
  • São Paulo (Brazil)
Label
Insurgent citizenship : disjunctions of democracy and modernity in Brazil, James Holston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-374) and index
Contents
Disruptions -- Citizenship made strange -- Public standing and everyday citizenship -- Particular citizenships -- Treating the unequal unequally -- History as an argument about the present -- Inequalities -- In/divisible nations -- Comparative formulations -- French indivisibility -- American restriction -- Brazilian inclusion -- Limiting political citizenship -- The surprisingly broad colonial franchise -- Restrictions with independence -- A long step backward into oligarchy -- Urbanization and the equalization of rights -- Restricting access to landed property -- Property, personality, and civil standing -- Land, labor, and law -- The tangle of colonial land tenure -- National land reform, slavery, and immigrant free labor -- The land law of 1850 -- Land law and market become accomplices of fraud -- Illegality, inequality, and instability as norms -- Segregating the city -- Center and periphery -- Evicting workers and managing society -- Autoconstructing the peripheries -- Social rights for urban labor -- A differentiated citizenship -- Insurgencies -- Legalizing the illegal -- The illegal periphery -- A case of land fraud in Jardim das Caḿelias -- Histories of dubious origins -- Federal ownership claims: Sesmarias and Indians -- Ackel ownership claims: posse and squatter's rights -- The ownership claims of Adis and the state of São Paulo -- The misrule of law -- Urban citizens -- New civic participation -- The mobilization of Lar Nacional -- Reinventing the public sphere -- New foundations of rights -- Rights as privilege -- Contributor rights -- Text-based rights -- Disjunctions -- Dangerous spaces of citizenship -- Everyday incivilities -- In/justice -- Gang talk and rights talk -- Insurgent citizenships and disjunctive democracies
Control code
ocn123284857
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 396 p.
Isbn
9780691130217
Lccn
2007015458
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Insurgent citizenship : disjunctions of democracy and modernity in Brazil, James Holston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-374) and index
Contents
Disruptions -- Citizenship made strange -- Public standing and everyday citizenship -- Particular citizenships -- Treating the unequal unequally -- History as an argument about the present -- Inequalities -- In/divisible nations -- Comparative formulations -- French indivisibility -- American restriction -- Brazilian inclusion -- Limiting political citizenship -- The surprisingly broad colonial franchise -- Restrictions with independence -- A long step backward into oligarchy -- Urbanization and the equalization of rights -- Restricting access to landed property -- Property, personality, and civil standing -- Land, labor, and law -- The tangle of colonial land tenure -- National land reform, slavery, and immigrant free labor -- The land law of 1850 -- Land law and market become accomplices of fraud -- Illegality, inequality, and instability as norms -- Segregating the city -- Center and periphery -- Evicting workers and managing society -- Autoconstructing the peripheries -- Social rights for urban labor -- A differentiated citizenship -- Insurgencies -- Legalizing the illegal -- The illegal periphery -- A case of land fraud in Jardim das Caḿelias -- Histories of dubious origins -- Federal ownership claims: Sesmarias and Indians -- Ackel ownership claims: posse and squatter's rights -- The ownership claims of Adis and the state of São Paulo -- The misrule of law -- Urban citizens -- New civic participation -- The mobilization of Lar Nacional -- Reinventing the public sphere -- New foundations of rights -- Rights as privilege -- Contributor rights -- Text-based rights -- Disjunctions -- Dangerous spaces of citizenship -- Everyday incivilities -- In/justice -- Gang talk and rights talk -- Insurgent citizenships and disjunctive democracies
Control code
ocn123284857
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 396 p.
Isbn
9780691130217
Lccn
2007015458
Other physical details
ill., maps

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