Brazil: Five Centuries of Change, 2nd Edition (Latin American Histories)

Brazil: Five Centuries of Change, 2nd Edition (Latin

Revised and updated in this second edition, Brazil: Five Centuries of Change vividly traces the development of Brazil over the last 500 years. Author Thomas E. Skidmore, a preeminent authority on Brazil, provides a lively political and economic narrative while also including relevant details on society and culture. Skidmore's major revision of the colonial chapters begins with the discovery of Brazil by Pedro Alvares Cabral and includes Portugal's remarkable command of the vast country in the face of Spanish, French, and Dutch colonial interests. The text goes on to cover the move of the Portuguese monarchy to Brazil in 1808, the country's independence in 1822, establishment of the Empire within the context of expansion of the coffee trade, the importance of slavery in nineteenth-century Brazil, and the move towards abolition. This second edition offers an unparallelled look at Brazil in the twentieth century, including in-depth coverage of the 1930 revolution and Vargas's rise to power; the ensuing unstable democratic period and the military coups that followed; and the reemergence of democracy in 1985. It concludes with the recent presidency of Luiz Inacio "Lula" da Silva, covering such economic successes as record-setting exports, dramatic foreign debt reduction, and improved ...

  • Brand: imusti
  • ASIN: 019537455X

MARC JOSEPH NEW YORK Mens Leather Made in Brazil Manhattan Oxford, Black Giraffe Nappa, 8 D(M) US

MARC JOSEPH NEW YORK Mens Leather Made in

The manhattan incorporates our loafer comfort on a laceup shoe updated with a modern bi-colored sole. Hand brushed and embossed basket napa leather adds a unique and luxurious finish. The elevated unit sole provide for unmatched comfort.

  • Color: Black Giraffe Nappa
  • Brand: MARC JOSEPH NEW YORK
  • ASIN: B07DM9562S
  • UPC: 843710123634

The Oxford Handbook of the Brazilian Economy (Oxford Handbooks)

The Oxford Handbook of the Brazilian Economy (Oxford

Brazil is a globally vital but troubled economy. This volume offers comprehensive insight into Brazil's economic development, focusing on its most salient characteristics and analyzing its structural features across various dimensions. This innovative Oxford Handbook provides an understanding of the economy's evolution over time and highlights the implications of the past trajectory and decisions for current challenges and opportunities. The opening section covers the country's economic history, beginning with the colonial economy, through import-substitution, to the era of neoliberalism. Second, it analyses Brazil's broader place in the global economy, and considers the ways in which this role has changed, and is likely to change, over coming years. Particular attention is given to the productive sectors of Brazil's economy, for example manufacturing, agriculture, services, energy, and infrastructure. In addition to discussions of regional differences within Brazil, socio-economic dimensions are examined. These include income distribution, human capital, environmental issues, and health. Also included is a discussion of Brazil in the world economy, such as the increase in "South-South" cooperation and trade as well as foreign direct investment. Last but not least is a discussion...

  • ASIN: B07FXQ2HSY

Oxford Brazil Blue Onion Rim Soup Bowls - Set of 4

Oxford Brazil Blue Onion Rim Soup Bowls -

Oxford Brazil Blue Onion Rim Soup Bowls.

  • Color: White with Blue
  • Brand: Blue Onion
  • ASIN: B018WBEK1S

Shop72 Brazil Flag Embroidered Sewn Stripes Sturdy 201D Oxford Nylon Country Flags - World Flag - Canvas Header Brass Grommets Double Stitched from Wi

Shop72 Brazil Flag Embroidered Sewn Stripes Sturdy 201D

Display your pride for your country with a beautiful, embroidered and sewn nylon flag. These international flags are perfect for display and made of a high quality nylon. Our flags come at an affordable price point to bring you the best quality and value. These flags are perfect for every day display or showing off your patriotism at sports games and other events. We carry a wide variety of country flags from all over the globe!. Important Note: If design allows, flags are available as embroidered or sewn or both. Not all world flags can be embroidered due to design of a flag. Such as UK flag can not be embroidered but it will be available with sewn stripes. This product is imported to USA and contains 100% Nylon fiber.

  • Color: Brazil
  • Brand: Shop72
  • ASIN: B00ZYF3CNS
  • UPC: 614458927774

Brown Capuchin Portrait in Cerrado Habitat, Piaui State, Brazil by Pete Oxford - 18" x 28" Gallery Wrapped Giclee Canvas Print - Ready to Hang

Brown Capuchin Portrait in Cerrado Habitat, Piaui State,

Brown Capuchin portrait in Cerrado habitat, Piaui State, Brazil by Pete Oxford 18" x 28" Gallery Wrapped Giclee Canvas Art Print is created on the finest quality artist-grade canvas, utilizing premier fade-resistant archival inks that ensure vibrant lasting colors for years to come. Every detail of the artwork is reproduced to museum quality specifications by our talented graphic artists. This magnificent canvas print is gallery wrapped by one of our professional framers on 1.5 inch deep wooden stretcher bars. The gallery wrap process allows you to hang the artwork on your wall frameless, since the printed border is wrapped around all four edges. Your gallery wrapped canvas print will arrive to your door ready to hang with all necessary hanging hardware. Canvas Art USA brings your walls to life with our meticulous attention to detail, all backed by the best customer service in the biz.

  • Brand: Canvas Art USA
  • ASIN: B07RSVHGYF

FJSLIE Oil Paint Brazil Flag Oxford Storage Bags Portable Student Pencil Printing Office Stationery Bag Zipper Wallets Makeup Multi-function Bag

FJSLIE Oil Paint Brazil Flag Oxford Storage Bags

Choose The Plain Weave Oxford Fabric With Good Texture, Neat And Clean,the Design Is Exquisite And Easy To Carry.All Kinds Of Stationery And Supplies Are Easy To Receive.It Can Be Used As A Sewing Kit, Medicine Bag.It Can Also Be Used As A Cosmetic Bag.The Appearance Is Varied And Good-looking, And The Lock Design Ensures That The Item Will Not Fall Out Of The Bag.

  • Color: Oil Paint Brazil Flag
  • Brand: FJSLIE
  • ASIN: B07DCHY7Q9

Dockers Men's Gordon Leather Oxford Dress Shoe,Black,9.5 M US

Dockers Men's Gordon Leather Oxford Dress Shoe,Black,9.5 M

Classic polished captoe oxfords that are one of our most popular styles. These traditional dress shoes can be worn with dress or dress casual slacks.

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: Dockers
  • ASIN: B0007TQ9PE
  • UPC: 031042059824

Apple Flag of Brazil Vinyl Sticker for Macbook (13/15) or Laptop

Apple Flag of Brazil Vinyl Sticker for Macbook

PLEASE SEE THE HOW TO SECTION OF THE VINYL REVOLUTION WEBSITE FOR DETAILED FITTING INSTRUCTIONS AND VIDEO TUTORIALS.Forget everything you think you know about stickers. Comparing this vinyl sticker to a normal paper sticker is like comparing a smartphone to a dial-up modem. Why? Because this vinyl sticker is made from our special EasyStick vinyl that enables easy application and removal. Once your sticker is applied, you can be sure it's not going anywhere unless you want it to. This sticker will stick to pretty much any smooth surface you can imagine. Metal, plastic, glass, wood. Laptops, cars, windows, guitars, drums, floors, ceilings, walls, fridges. The list goes on and on. Get it today and start throwing some style onto your surfaces!

  • Brand: Vinyl Revolution
  • ASIN: B01D9154PM

Ampad Single Wire Notebook, 8 x 5, 1 Subject, Tan Cover, Narrow Ruled, Greentint, 80 Sheets Per Notebook (25-401)

Ampad Single Wire Notebook, 8 x 5, 1

Single Wire Notebook, 8 x 5, 1 Subject, Tan Cover, Narrow Ruled, Greentint, 80 Sheets Per Notebook

  • Brand: Ampad
  • ASIN: B006OI2B7M
  • UPC: 074319254010
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