Hidden Heads of the Households : Child Labor in Urban Northeast Brazil / Edition 2

Hidden Heads of the Households : Child Labor in Urban Northeast Brazil / Edition 2

by Mary Lorena Kenny
     
 

"Kenny treats the often taboo topic of child labor with clear-eyed perception and a bracing lack of sentimentality." - Barbara J. Price, Columbia University

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"Kenny treats the often taboo topic of child labor with clear-eyed perception and a bracing lack of sentimentality." - Barbara J. Price, Columbia University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781442600843
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
Publication date:
08/23/2008
Series:
Teaching Culture: UTP Ethnographies for the Classroom Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.03(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

Acknowledgements

1. Introduction

2. Researching Child Labor

3. Situating Poor Childhoods

4. Olinda

5. Work and School in Urban Brazil

6. Street Children in Northeast Brazil

7. Conclusion

Appendix A: Sample Survey

Appendix B: Organizations that Address the Issue of Child Labor

References

Index

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