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About Favela Study in Rio de Janeiro


"Megacity's Violence and Its Consequences in Rio de Janeiro" in Mega-Cities: The Politics of Urban Exclusion in the Global South. Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt (eds.) London, Zed Books. 2009

"Re-democratization Viewed from Below: Urban Poverty and Politics in Rio de Janeiro, 1968-2005", in Democratic Brazil Revisited, Peter Kingstone and Timothy J. Power, (eds.), Chapter 12, University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 2008.

"Elusive Pathways Out of Poverty: Intra- and Intergenerational Mobility in the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro." in D. Narayan and P. Petesch, eds. Moving Out of Poverty: Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives. Washington, DC: World Bank; and Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan. 2007.

"The Dynamics of Urban Poverty Across Time and Space" in Globalizing Cities: Inequality and Segregation in Developing Countries, R.S.Sandhu and Jasmeet Sandhu (eds.), Jaipur, India, Rawat Publications, 2007, pp.339-392, 2007.

"The Metamorphosis of Marginality: Four Generations in the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro" in Chronicle of a Myth Foretold: The Washington Consensus in Latin America, Douglas Massey, M. Sanchez and J. Behrman (eds.), Penn State, 2006, Ch. 7, pp. 253-271.

"Violence as Vulnerability in the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro", Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, Brian Jacobs (ed.) Staffordshire University, UK, 2006.

"The Myth of Marginality Revisited: The Case of Favelas in Rio de Janeiro, 1969-2003," in Becoming Global and the New Poverty of Cities, Lisa Hanley, Blair Ruble and Joseph Tulchin, (eds), Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington DC., 2005, Chapter 1, pp 9-54.

"The Intergenerational Persistence of Poverty: Life Trajectories in Rio’s Favelas, 1968 – 2002", in Social Transformation in Brazil, Mauricio Font and Desmond Arias (eds.), The Bildner Center, CUNY, New York, 2005.

"Chronic Poverty in Rio de Janeiro: What Has Changed in 30 Years", in Managing Urban Futures: Sustainability and Urban Growth in Developing Countries, M. Keiner, W.A. Schmid, M. Koll-Schretzenmayr, (eds.), Ashgate Publishers, Hamshire, UK, 2005.

"Marginality: From Myth to Reality in the Favelas in Rio de Janeiro 1969-2002", Chapter 5, in Urban Informality in an Era of Liberalization: A Transnational Perspective, Ananya Roy and Nezar AlSayyad (eds.), Lexington Books: 2004, pp. 105-146.

"From the Marginality of the 1960's, to the 'New Poverty" of Today: A LARR Research Forum," Latin American Research Review, Peter Ward (ed.) Feb. 2004, Vol. 39: 1.

"Music and Movies from Rio de Janeiro Tell the Story: Urban Poverty Then and Now" in Metro, May 2005. "O Impacto das Politicas Sociais nas Favelas Cariocas", Rio Estudos, n.102, Sec. Especial de Comunicacao Social, Prefeitura da Cidade do Rio de Janeiro, 8 de maio 2003.

"A Dinamica da Pobreza Urbana: Um Estudo Longitudinal em Tres Comunidades do Rio de Janeiro 1969-2001, Trabalho e Sociedade, Ano2: No. 3, IETS, Abril, 2002, pp. 21-27.

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