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    Complex territories, complex circulations: The 'pacification' of the Complexo do Alemão in Rio de Janeiro
    with Adriana Facina and Adriana Carvalho Lopes
    Pragmatics and Society 6 (2): 175-196. 2015.
    The Complexo do Alemão, a group of 12 favelas in Rio de Janeiro, attracted the attention of Brazilian and International corporate media when the police and the army ‘pacified’ the favelas in 2010. Part of a broader political and economic project to make Rio de Janeiro ‘safe for large-scale events, pacification consists of seizing back territories from the control of drug dealers by installing permanent police units. This paper focuses on how different discourses on the ‘pacification’ of the Alem…Read more
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  • O riso ético
    Lampejo - Revista Eletrônica de Filosofia 1 (6): 235-250. 2014.