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Rolezinhos no shopping: some food for thought one year later

Alvarez-Gortari, Inés (2014) Rolezinhos no shopping: some food for thought one year later. Favelas@LSE (04 Dec 2014). Website.

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In December last year, the term ‘rolezinho’ circulated in the Brazilian news media. It was used to describe social gatherings of youth in shopping centres across the country. In this post, Inés Alvarez-Gortari reflects on what rolezinhos can tell us about the current state of Brazilian social development in terms of the raise of the ‘new’ working class and the fragmented urbanisation in Brazilian cities.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 07 Jan 2015 17:10
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2021 23:31

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