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Brazil

Bruno Wilhelm Speck.

in Checkbook Elections?

July 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; International Relations. 7690 words.

Chapter 2 unpacks the transition from military dictatorship to democracy in Brazil, and how this transition both shaped, and was shaped by, access to money in the political arena. Two key...

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Brazil

Edmund Amann and Paulo N. Figueiredo.

in Innovative Firms in Emerging Market Countries

June 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Business. 18924 words.

This chapter analyzes the accumulation of technological capabilities among Brazilian firms in three sectors: steel, pulp and paper, and aerospace. Its central concern is to evaluate the...

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Brazil

Overview page. Subjects: History.

The largest country in South America. Brazil borders ten countries, has a coastline 7400 km (4600 miles) long, and straddles the equator from latitude 4° N to past latitude 33° S.

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Brazilianization

Overview page. Subjects: Human Resource Management.

Is a concept developed by German sociologist Ulrich Beck to characterize trends in the nature of work and the structure of the workforce in developed economies. Beck claims, essentially,...

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Brazil

Dan Arnaudo.

in Computational Propaganda

November 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics; International Relations. 10324 words.

Computational propaganda can take the form of automated accounts (bots) spreading information, algorithmic manipulation, and fake news to shape public opinion, among other methods. These...

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Brazil

Paulo R Canineu, Marta LGF Pereira, Florindo Stella and Orestes V Forlenza.

in Dementia Care: International Perspectives

February 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Neuroscience. 2455 words.

In Brazil, since 2002, through the National Health System, patients with mild/moderate Alzheimer’s disease have access to cholinesterase inhibitors free of charge. Yet, the country has no...

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Brazil

Gerard Béhague.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 22774 words.

(Port. República Federativa do Brasil)

Country in South America. It is bordered by all other South American countries except Chile and Ecuador, and by the Atlantic Ocean to...

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Investment Arbitration in Brazil

in Arbitration International

September 2008; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. 11593 words.

As investment arbitration has grown rapidly throughout Latin America as a favoured vehicle to resolve disputes between foreign investors and host states, in a neutral forum and with a...

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Brazil Nuts

Andrew F. Smith.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 143 words.

Brazil nuts (Bertholletia excelsa) originated in the tropical forests of Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela. The Brazil

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Brazil Nuts

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 146 words.

Brazil nuts (Bertholletia excelsa) originated in the tropical forests of Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela. The Brazil

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Brazil Nuts

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 144 words.

Brazil nuts (Bertholletia excelsa) originated in the tropical forests of Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia, and Venezuela. The Brazil

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Emergent Brazil

Edited by Jeffrey D. Needell.

July 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Book. Subjects: Society and Culture. 322 pages.

Emergent Brazil comprehends Brazil’s complexity by going at it in a number of varied but interrelated ways. It is organized into six parts: Brazil, today and yesterday,...

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Brazil (USA)

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 163 words.

The Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: A República Federativa do Brasil) since 1889 when the monarchy was overthrown. Previously the Empire or Kingdom of Brazil (...

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Brazil current

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 48 words.

Warm water, forming the oceanic boundary current that flows southward along the Brazilian coastal margin. It is marked by its

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Brazil Current

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 49 words.

Warm water that forms the oceanic *boundary current flowing southward along the Brazilian coastal margin. It is marked by

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Brazil nut

Edited by John Ayto.

in An A-Z of Food and Drink

January 2002; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 147 words.

Brazil nuts are the seeds (not, technically, the nuts) of the Bertholletia excelsa, a South American forest tree which

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Brazilian footballers

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 82 words.

Many Brazilian footballers play under nicknames. The following are some of the best known. Bebeto: José Roberto Gama de

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Brazilian Girls

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 255 words.

Formed in New York in 2003 the four founder members of Brazilian Girls met at Nublu, an arts community located

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Brazilian Empire

Roderick J. Barman.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1227 words.

Founded in 1822, the Brazilian Empire ended three centuries of rule by Portugal. In late 1889 a military coup

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Brazil nut

John Ayto.

in The Diner’s Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 147 words.

Brazil nuts are the seeds (not, technically, the nuts) of the Bertholletia excelsa, a South American forest tree

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