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  • Religião e criminalidade: traficantes e evangélicos enre os anos 1980 e 2000 nas favelas cariocas.
    DaCunha, Christina Vital (2014)
    Religião e sociedade 34:1: 61-93.

    Associated Search Terms: Drug; Evangelical, Brazil; Criminology; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
  • Pentecostalismo e o sofrimento do (ex-)bandido: testemunhos, mediações, modos de subjetivação e projetos de cidadania nas periferias.
    Machado, Carly Barboza (2014)
    Horizontes Antropológicos 20/42: 153-180.

    Associated Search Terms: Testimonial; Suffering; Pentecostal, Brazil; Criminology; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Assembleia de Deus dos Últimos Dias
  • Cruzadas pela paz: práticas religiosas e projetos seculares relacionados à questão da violência no Rio de Janeiro.
    Birman, Patricia (2012)
    Religião e Sociedade 32:1: 209-226.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Violence
  • If I Give My Soul: Pentecostalism inside of Prison in Rio de Janeiro.
    Johnson, Andrew R. (2012)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Brazil; Prisoners; Penology; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
  • "A Gift from God": Adolescent Motherhood and Religion in Brazilian Favelas.
    Steele, Liza G. (2011)
    Sociology of Religion 72:1: 4-27.

    Based on interviews in Rio de Janeiro with & about adolescent unmarried mothers; finds moral flexibility in the Catholic & Pentecostal churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Poverty; Sexual activity; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Moral
  • Judaísmo e homossexualidade no Rio de Janeiro: notas de uma pesquisa.
    Machado, Maria das Dores Campos, Myriam Lins de Barros, and Fernanda Delvalhas Piccolo (2010)
    Religião e Sociedade 30:1: 11-31.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Jewish, Brazil; Homosexuality
  • Identidades religiosas e fronteiras étnicas: um estudo do ritual da oração na comunidade muçulmana do rio de janeiro.
    Chagas, Gisele Fonseca (2009)
    Religião e Sociedade 29:2: 152-176.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Ethnic; Islam, Brazil; Prayer; Ritual
  • Hearing the Mermaid's Song. The Umbanda Religion in Rio de Janeiro.
    Hale, Lindsay (2009)
    Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press.

    Focuses largely on Umbanda in Rio de Janiro, making comparisons with "white"- & African-centered versions. Presents vignettes of ethnographic moments from decades of research.

    Associated Search Terms: Phenomenology; Race; Sexuality; Umbanda; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Participant observation
  • Adolescent Fertility and Religion in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in the year 2000: The Role of Protestantism.
    McKinnon, Sarah, Joseph E. Potter, and Virginia Garrard-Burnett (2008)
    Population Studies 62:3: 289-303.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Fertility; Protestant, Brazil
  • Traficantes evangélicos: novas formas de experimentação do sagrado em favelas cariocas.
    DaCunha, Christina Vital (2008)
    Plural--Revista da programa de Pós-Graduação em Sociologia da USP 15:1: 23-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Criminology; Drug
  • O pentecostalismo em contextos de violência: uma etnografia das relações entre pentecostais e traficantes em Magé.
    Teixeira, Cesar Pinheiro (2008)

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Magé; Pentecostal, Brazil; Violence; Participant observation; Drug
  • Future in the Mirror: Media, Evangelicals, and Politics in Rio de Janeiro.
    Birman, Patricia (2006)
    In Birgit Meyer and Annelies Moore (eds.) Religion, Media and the Public Sphere. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, pp. 52-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Evangelical, Brazil; Media
  • Conflitos religiosos na arena politica: o caso do Rio de Janeiro.
    Machado, Maria das Dores Campos, and Cecilia Loreto Mariz (2004)
    Ciências sociais e religião/Ciëncias sociales y religión 6:6: 31-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Politics, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
  • The House of Saint Benedict, the House of Father John: Umbanda Aesthetics and a Politics of the Senses.
    Hale, Lindsay (2004)
    In Henry Goldschmidt and Elizabeth McAlister (eds.) Race, Nation, and Religion in the Americas. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 283-304.

    Based on field research begun in 1986. One Umbanda center was avowedly African, the other not so.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Umbanda; Africanist, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Participant observation
  • Religião, violência e poder politico numa favela da Baixada Fluminense (Rio de Janeiro).
    Alves, José Cláudio Souza (2004)
    Ciências sociais e religião/Ciências sociales y religión 6:6: 153-178.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Power; Violence; Urban
  • Revisitando as CEBs: um estudo no Rio de Janeiro e em Minas Gerais.
    Lesbaupin, Ivo, Lúcia Ribeiro, Névio Fiorin, and Solange Rodrigues (2004)
    Religião e sociedade 24:1: 147-176.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Base communities; Brazil, Minas Gerais
  • O espirito da simplicidade: a cosmologia da batalha espiritual e as concepções de corpo e pessoa entre policiais pentecostais cariocas.
    Mafra, Clara, and Robson DePaula (2002)
    Religião e sociedade 22:1: 57-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • Gênero, religião e politica: As Evangélicas nas disputas eleitorais da Cidade do Rio de Janeiro.
    Campos Machado, Maria Das Dore, and Fabiana Melo de Figueredo (2002)
    Ciencias sociales y religion/ciências sociais e religião 2002:4: 125-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Brazil; Gender; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Evangelical, Brazil
  • "I Saw It With My Own Eyes": An Ethnogrpahy of Visions and Other Anomalous Phenomena among Participants in Candomblé, Umbanda and Spiritism from Rio de Janeiro and Abadiania, Goias (Brazil).
    Marton, Yves (2002)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation (Anthropology), University of California Los Angeles.

    Associated Search Terms: Spiritualist; Brazil, Goiás; Candomble; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Paranormal; Participant observation; Umbanda
  • Changements Récents dans le Champ Religieux Brésilien.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto, and Maria das C. Machado (1998)
    Social Compass 45:3: 359-378.

    Compares the discourses of the Catholic charismatic movement (Moviemento de Renovação Católica) & an independent Pentecostal church in Rio de Janeiro (Igreja Universal do Reine de Deus.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus
  • Structural Obstacles to Grassroots Pastoral Practice: The Case of a Base Community in Urban Brazil.
    Vásquez, Manuel A. (1997)
    Sociology of Religion 58:1: 53-68.

    Examines contextual obstacles to success faced by base communities; uses a case study; based on 1991-95 field work.

    Associated Search Terms: Base communities; Case study; Catholic, Brazil; Participant observation; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
  • Sincretismo religioso e identità. Riflexioni a partire da une ricerca in Brasile.
    Trombetta, Pino Luca (1995)
    Religioni e società 10/21: 104-129.

    Based on 1994 field work in Rio de Janeiro; Examines the formation of individual identity in a syncretist context.

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Identity
  • Defining Religion: Death and Anxiety in an Afro-Brazilian Cult.
    Donovan, James M. (1994)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Tulane University.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Candomble
  • Vivência de sexualidades entre Católicas.
    Ribeiro, Lúcia (1992)
    Communicações do ISER 11/42: 5-37.

    Based on interviews with Catholic women from a slum area base community in Rio de Janeiro; shows active Catholic women interpreting sexuality differently from official Catholic interpretations.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Sexuality; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Catholic, Brazil; Base communities
  • Gossip and Secrecy: Women's Articulation of Domestic Conflict in Three Religions of Urban Brazil.
    Burdick, John (1990)
    Sociological Analysis 51:2: 153-170. [Also in William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.), Gender and Religion (New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction, 1994), pp. 173-190]

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Conflict; Family; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Umbanda; Pentecostal, Brazil; Women
  • Umbanda: Religion and Politics in Urban Brazil.
    Brown, Diana (1986)
    Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. [New York: Columbia University Press, 1994]

    Associated Search Terms: Urban; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Umbanda; Politics, Brazil
  • Uma história da Umbanda no Rio.
    Brown, Diana (1985)
    In Diana Brown (ed.) Umbanda e Política. Rio de Janeiro: Editora Marco Zero, pp. 9-42.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Umbanda
  • O mundo invisível: Cosmologia, sistema ritual e noção de pessoa no Espíritismo.
    Castro Cavalcanti, Mario Laura Vreiros de (1983)
    Rio de Janeiro: Zakat Editoes.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Spiritualist; Participant observation
  • Umbanda e politica no Rio de Janeiro.
    Pechman, Tema (1982)
    Religião e sociedade 8: 37-44.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Umbanda; Politics, Brazil
  • Cure des corps et cure des âmes. Les rapports entre les médecines et les religions dans la banlieue de Rio.
    Loyola, Marie-Andréa (1982)
    Acts de recherches en sciences sociales 43: 3-46.

    Religiously-related folk medicine coexists with modern medicine among the poor of Rio de Janeiro; pharmacists often serve as intermediaries between the two.

    Associated Search Terms: Pharmacist; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Medical
  • Feitiço, Carrego, e Olho Grande. Os Males do Brasil São: Estudo de um Centro de Umbanda numa Favela do Rio de Janiero.
    Birman, Patricia (1980)
    Unpublished Master's thesis, Univrsade Federal do Rio de Janiro/Museo nacional.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Umbanda
  • Umbanda and Class Relations in Brazil.
    Brown, Diana (1979)
    In Maxine L. Margolis and William E. Carter (eds.), Brazil. Anthropological Perspectives. Essays in Honor of Charles Wagley. New York: Columbia University Press, pp. 270-305.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Umbanda; Stratification
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