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Who's invading whom? The complex battle for Rio de Janeiro's informal settlements on federal land

Chisholm, Jennifer (2017) Who's invading whom? The complex battle for Rio de Janeiro's informal settlements on federal land. LSE Latin America and Caribbean Blog (14 Nov 2017). Website.

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Abstract

Depicting favela residents as environmentally destructive invaders serves to justify evictions and undermine community heritage in the name of creating a "modern" city free of potent signs of poverty and inequality, writes Jennifer Chisholm (University of Cambridge).

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/latamcaribbean/
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Sets: Collections > LSE Latin American and Caribbean Blog
Date Deposited: 14 Dec 2017 11:47
Last Modified: 13 Dec 2019 00:44
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/86305

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