By Erika Mary Robb Larkins
Erika Robb Larkins exhibits how favela violence is produced as a marketable worldwide model. whereas this violence is projected in disembodied shape via media, the favela is usually bought as an embodied event in the course of the renowned perform of favela tourism. The commodification of the favela turns into a sort of violence itself; favela violence is remodeled right into a commercially practicable byproduct of a profit-driven battle on medicinal drugs, which serves to maintain the negative marginalized. This ebook tells the tale of ways traffickers, police, cameras, travelers, or even anthropologists come jointly to create what the writer calls the "spectacular favela."
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The Spectacular Favela: Violence in Modern Brazil (California Series in Public Anthropology) by Erika Mary Robb Larkins