A classic of Brazilian literary criticism and historiography, Brazil and the Dialectic of Colonization explores the unique character of Brazil from its colonial beginnings to its emergence as a modern nation. This translation presents the thought of Alfredo Bosi, one of contemporary Brazil's leading intellectuals, to an English-speaking audience. Portugal extracted wealth from its Brazilian colony. Slaves--first indigenous peoples, later Africans--mined its ore and cut its sugarcane. From the customs of the colonists and ...

Brazil and the Dialectic of Colonization 2015, University of Illinois Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780252080845

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Brazil and the Dialectic of Colonization 2015, University of Illinois Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780252039300

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