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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available via the Internet at the Federal Research Division web site. Address as of 11/20/03: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/brtoc.html; current access is available via PURL.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
981.06/4
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F2508
  • D410.A732
LC item number
  • .B846 1998
  • B73 1998
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
F2508.B846
NAL item number
1998
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hudson, Rex A
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
Series volume
550-20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brazil
  • Landeskunde
  • Brésil
Label
Brazil : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Research completed April 1997."
  • Shipping list no.: 1998-0042-S
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 509-606) 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
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
Control code
37588455
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xcv, 658 pages
Isbn
9781579802998
Lccn
97036500
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(GPO)99199356
Label
Brazil : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Rex A. Hudson
Publication
Note
  • "Research completed April 1997."
  • Shipping list no.: 1998-0042-S
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 509-606) 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
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
Control code
37588455
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xcv, 658 pages
Isbn
9781579802998
Lccn
97036500
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(GPO)99199356

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