The Resource Brazil : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson

Brazil : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson

Label
Brazil : a country study
Title
Brazil
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Title variation
Country studies, Brazil
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2508
LC item number
.B846 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hudson, Rex A
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series
  • DA pam / Headquarters, Department of the Army
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brazil
  • Brazil
Target audience
specialized
Label
Brazil : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Instantiates
Publication
CWrLgJv2MjY
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed April 1997."
  • ©2011 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 509-606) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical setting. The indigenous population ; The colonial era, 1500-1815 ; The kingdom of Portugal and Brazil, 1815-21 ; The empire, 1822-89 ; The republican era, 1889-1985 -- The society and its environment. The physical setting ; Population ; Social structure ; Cultural unity and diversity ; Religion ; Health status and health care ; Public health and welfare ; Education ; Social conflict and participation -- The economy. Historical background and economic growth ; The labor force and income levels ; Structure of production ; Privatization ; Exchange-rate and balance of payments policies ; Fiscal and monetary policy, the public sector, and inflation ; Brazil's real plan ; Trade policies ; Trade patterns and regional economic integration ; Economic outlook -- Government and politics. Political culture ; Constitutional framework ; Structure of government ; The political party system ; Politics ; Women in politics ; The electoral system ; Elections ; Interest group politics ; Foreign relations -- National security. The military role in society and government ; Brazil and international conflicts, 1917-95 ; Foreign military influence ; The military role in the intelligence services ; Defense industries ; Mission of the armed forces ; Defense expenditures ; Organization of the armed forces ; Personnel and training ; Security forces ; Crime and punishment ; Toward the future -- Science and technology. Historical evolution ; The computer industry policy ; Science for industrial competitiveness ; Administration of science and technology ; Research and development ; Nuclear programs ; The space program ; Missile programs
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
5th edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xcv, 658 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Brazil : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Publication
CWrLgJv2MjY
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed April 1997."
  • ©2011 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 509-606) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical setting. The indigenous population ; The colonial era, 1500-1815 ; The kingdom of Portugal and Brazil, 1815-21 ; The empire, 1822-89 ; The republican era, 1889-1985 -- The society and its environment. The physical setting ; Population ; Social structure ; Cultural unity and diversity ; Religion ; Health status and health care ; Public health and welfare ; Education ; Social conflict and participation -- The economy. Historical background and economic growth ; The labor force and income levels ; Structure of production ; Privatization ; Exchange-rate and balance of payments policies ; Fiscal and monetary policy, the public sector, and inflation ; Brazil's real plan ; Trade policies ; Trade patterns and regional economic integration ; Economic outlook -- Government and politics. Political culture ; Constitutional framework ; Structure of government ; The political party system ; Politics ; Women in politics ; The electoral system ; Elections ; Interest group politics ; Foreign relations -- National security. The military role in society and government ; Brazil and international conflicts, 1917-95 ; Foreign military influence ; The military role in the intelligence services ; Defense industries ; Mission of the armed forces ; Defense expenditures ; Organization of the armed forces ; Personnel and training ; Security forces ; Crime and punishment ; Toward the future -- Science and technology. Historical evolution ; The computer industry policy ; Science for industrial competitiveness ; Administration of science and technology ; Research and development ; Nuclear programs ; The space program ; Missile programs
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
5th edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xcv, 658 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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