BRAZIL AN INTERPRETATION

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FREIRE (Gilberto).— BRAZIL AN INTERPRETATION. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1951. 13x19 cm. 179- I- IX-III págs. E.

“(...) These lectures were delivered on the Patten Foundation at Indiana University during the autumn os 1944. As in my previous essays and lectures on the social history of Brazil, published in Portuguese, Spanish, and English, the point of view is that of one who attempts so suggest a philosophy os Brazilian ethnic and social “fusionism”, not the point of view of rigidly impartial historians or sociologists, if such historians and sociologists really exist. As a work of interpretation or synthesis, prepared especially for an Anglo-American public, these lectures are based on the various monographs that the author has written on the subject (...)”.

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