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The Resource Body Parts on Planet Slum : Women and Telenovelas in Brazil

Body Parts on Planet Slum : Women and Telenovelas in Brazil

Label
Body Parts on Planet Slum : Women and Telenovelas in Brazil
Title
Body Parts on Planet Slum
Title remainder
Women and Telenovelas in Brazil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book focuses on the cultural and gender dimensions of informal survivalism. It provides a fascinating insight into women's use of soap operas to reconfigure suffering, pleasure, sexuality and embodiment
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Brown, Lisa Beljuli
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Key Issues in Modern Sociology
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  • Poor women
  • Slums
  • Television soap operas
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Poor women
  • Slums
  • Television soap operas
  • Brazil
Label
Body Parts on Planet Slum : Women and Telenovelas in Brazil
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-147) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Matter; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Main Matter; Chapter One THEODICY AND IDEOLOGY: 'EVERYBODY NEEDS AN IDEOLOGY TO LIVE'; As Classes Dominantes (The Dominant Classes); Se Deus Quiser (God Willing); Força de Vontade (Willpower); Alpinista Social (The Social Climber); Social Theodicy; Chapter Two THE MEEK SHALL INHERIT THE EARTH; BUT IN THE MEANTIME THEY SHALL WATCH TELENOVELAS; Jardim Cruzeiro (Crucifix Garden), January 1999; Santa Cruz (Holy Cross), 1982; Chapter Three SUFFERING SOAPS; FRAGMENTED BODIES; Introduction
  • Chapter Four THE POLITICS OF THE VAGINABecoming 'Mais Nada' (Nothing Anymore); Active Structures -- The Telenovelas and the Christian Church; Suffering and Pleasure; Conclusion; Chapter Five THE REDEMPTIVE WOMB; Becoming a Woman -- The Womb; Ideologies of Possession: Minha Mulher (My Woman); The Womb and the Maternal Vagina in the Telenovela; The Non-Women; Conclusion; Chapter Six THE INVISIBLE BACK; Viewing and Labour; The 'Brazilian Miracle'; Maids and Slaves: Working as a Back; Winning Yourself a Trabalhador; Rags to Riches: Winning Yourself a Trabalhador in the Telenovelas; Maids and Madams
  • ConclusionFINAL FELIZ; Back Matter; ILLUSTRATIONS; TABLE: WOMEN RESPONDENTS; GLOSSARY; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocn775301880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857284464
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613377029
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 337702
  • 22573/ctt1gwxk15
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775301880
Label
Body Parts on Planet Slum : Women and Telenovelas in Brazil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-147) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Matter; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Main Matter; Chapter One THEODICY AND IDEOLOGY: 'EVERYBODY NEEDS AN IDEOLOGY TO LIVE'; As Classes Dominantes (The Dominant Classes); Se Deus Quiser (God Willing); Força de Vontade (Willpower); Alpinista Social (The Social Climber); Social Theodicy; Chapter Two THE MEEK SHALL INHERIT THE EARTH; BUT IN THE MEANTIME THEY SHALL WATCH TELENOVELAS; Jardim Cruzeiro (Crucifix Garden), January 1999; Santa Cruz (Holy Cross), 1982; Chapter Three SUFFERING SOAPS; FRAGMENTED BODIES; Introduction
  • Chapter Four THE POLITICS OF THE VAGINABecoming 'Mais Nada' (Nothing Anymore); Active Structures -- The Telenovelas and the Christian Church; Suffering and Pleasure; Conclusion; Chapter Five THE REDEMPTIVE WOMB; Becoming a Woman -- The Womb; Ideologies of Possession: Minha Mulher (My Woman); The Womb and the Maternal Vagina in the Telenovela; The Non-Women; Conclusion; Chapter Six THE INVISIBLE BACK; Viewing and Labour; The 'Brazilian Miracle'; Maids and Slaves: Working as a Back; Winning Yourself a Trabalhador; Rags to Riches: Winning Yourself a Trabalhador in the Telenovelas; Maids and Madams
  • ConclusionFINAL FELIZ; Back Matter; ILLUSTRATIONS; TABLE: WOMEN RESPONDENTS; GLOSSARY; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Control code
ocn775301880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857284464
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613377029
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 337702
  • 22573/ctt1gwxk15
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775301880

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