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Places of memory: Is the concept applicable to the analysis of memorial struggles?The case of Uruguay and its recent past 6090 445 0 147 6682
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Computers and economic democracy 4868 69 0 121 5058
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Social sciences and the English language 2427 64 0 127 2618
Soap operas, to entertain and to educate 2040 356 0 145 2541
Culture and perspectivism in Nietzsche's and Weber's view 2266 105 0 153 2524
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Weber and politics 918 1291 0 222 2431
Dworkin's liberal egalitarianism 1421 783 0 110 2314
The feminine presence in youth subcultures: the art of becoming visible 818 1347 0 130 2295
Democracy in Brazil: presidentialism, party coalitions and the decision making process 1845 228 0 218 2291
The colour of the bones: scientific narratives and cultural appropriations of 'Luzia', a prehistoric skull from Brazil 1995 80 0 205 2280
Sports: an anthropological perspective 2139 95 0 0 2234
Transnational Social Movements and the Globalization Agenda: a methodological approach based on the analysis of the World Social Forum 831 1284 0 100 2215
Life and death in Kardecist Spiritism 1989 62 0 131 2182
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Sexuality, Culture and Politics: the Journey of Male Homosexuality in Brazilian Anthropology 1665 243 0 178 2086
Towards a sociology of unemployment 240 1712 0 132 2084
A socioeconomic classification for Brazil 1838 55 0 142 2035
Foundations of pluralist democracy and political structure of the State in Uruguay 414 1469 0 120 2003
Heitor Villa-Lobos and the Parisian art scene: how to become a Brazilian musician 1325 511 0 118 1954
Las Casas, Alonso de Sandoval and the defence of black slavery 1047 699 0 206 1952
Brazilian cemeteries, tomb styles, and their associated social processes 1688 53 0 194 1935
Tourism and ethnicity 825 904 0 125 1854
The dynamics of slavery in Brazil: resistance, the slave trade and manumission in the 17th to 19th centuries 1205 484 0 139 1828
The rise and fall of the third position: Bolivia, Perón and the Cold War, 1943-1954 1483 192 0 152 1827
Class, race, and social mobility in Brazil 1388 135 0 275 1798
'The confucian ethic and the spirit of capitalism': narratives on morals, harmony, and savings in the condemnation of conspicuous consumption among chinese immigrants overseas 1505 110 0 179 1794
Performance and experience in oral narratives on the border areas between Argentina, Brazil e Uruguay 1496 159 0 118 1773
Development, good governance, and local democracy 675 981 0 99 1755
Education from the marxist perspective: an approach based on marx and gramsci 1363 118 0 261 1742
Gender theories or theories and gender? If and how feminist gender studies became a new science field 1292 121 0 230 1643
"Women are evil": personhood, gender, and disease in southern Mozambique 1363 31 0 214 1608
Gender differences and the medicalization of sexuality in the creation of sexual dysfunctions diagnosis 1318 74 0 202 1594
Haiti: a (forgotten) philosophical revolution 1318 276 0 0 1594
The agency of Gell in the anthropology of art 1091 321 0 166 1578
Phenomenology and the Social Sciences: a story with no beginning 1098 351 0 85 1534
Political parties, foreign policy and ideology: Argentina and Chile in comparative perspective 823 514 0 163 1500
Bodies, chairs, necklaces: Charlotte Perriand and Lina Bo Bardi 845 154 0 497 1496
What is complex in the complex world? Niklas Luhmann and the theory of social systems 1009 340 0 104 1453
From religious ecstasy to ecstasy pills: a symbolic and performative analysis of electronic music festivals 1171 90 0 169 1430
Very wicked children: "indian torture" and the madras torture commission report of 1855 1261 44 0 115 1420
Political ecology as ethnography: a theoretical and methodological guide 811 448 0 153 1412
Rodar: the circulation of brazilian football players abroad 1172 74 0 166 1412
Re-evaluating the contribution and legacy of Hedley Bull 924 367 0 105 1396
Federalism, bicameralism, and institutional change: general trends and one case-study 773 455 0 155 1383
Faith healing and the field of healthcare in Brazil 1030 75 0 263 1368
The open-list electoral system in Brazil 890 360 0 113 1363
Easy Loving: romanticism and consumerism in late modernity 815 419 0 119 1353
Too many owners: mastery and ownership in Amazonia 953 148 0 221 1322
Prisons in Africa: An evaluation from a human rights perspective 1044 106 0 130 1280
Neo-Pentecostalism and Afro-Brazilian religions: explaining the attacks on symbols of the African religious heritage in contemporary Brazil 1049 103 0 123 1275
Analytical challenges for neoinstitutional theories of institutional change in comparative political science 974 133 0 152 1259
The Brazilian foreign policy and the hemispheric security 1002 81 0 159 1242
The National Revolution of 1952 and its impacts on the Central Bank of Bolivia 1093 49 0 92 1234
Social actors, markets and reciprocity: Convergences between the New Economic Sociology and the "paradigm of the gift" 863 216 0 154 1233
Latin american sociology's contribution to sociological imagination: analysis, criticism, and social commitment 968 154 0 101 1223
Strong presidents, robust democracies? Separation of powers and rule of law in Latin America 829 220 0 154 1203
The rights of the child in Chile: an historical view, 1910-1930 968 70 0 158 1196
Selling the favela: thoughts and polemics about a tourist destination 852 134 0 208 1194
Europen rabbits in Chile: the history of a biological invasion 805 182 0 191 1178
Cosmopolitan democracy: conceptual deficits and political errors 812 217 0 108 1137
Classificações interativas: o caso do transtorno de déficit de atenção com hiperatividade infantil 758 105 0 269 1132
The social conditions of instrumental action: Problems in the sociological understanding of rational choice theory 863 69 0 194 1126
The politics of the Universal Church and its consequences on religion and politics in Brazil 879 115 0 132 1126
Private security and the state in Latin America: the case of Mexico City 803 168 0 144 1115
Fairness in the thought of John Rawls and Auguste Comte 784 177 0 146 1107
The judiciary and public policy in Brazil 785 122 0 197 1104
Modest praise for political deliberation 915 19 0 165 1099
Party systems, political alternation and ideology in the south cone (Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay) 934 53 0 109 1096
Love and rationality: on some possible rational effects of love 884 51 0 150 1085
Feminism deconstructing and reconstructing knowledge 379 459 0 247 1085
Health professionals and death: emotions and management ways 894 50 0 141 1085
The role of the poet in Plato's ideal cities of Callipolis and Magnesia 796 136 0 149 1081
Cochabamba's elites in ethnographic code 265 688 0 121 1074
Freud's nanny and other nannies 854 49 0 170 1073
A critique of the discursive conception of democracy 847 54 0 156 1057
Is there equality in inequality? Scope and limits of affirmative actions 905 20 0 115 1040
Structural interaction between gender and race inequality in Brazil 552 264 0 218 1034
Civil society, participatory institutions, and representation: From authorization to the legitimacy of action 605 134 0 282 1021
Politics and development: lessons from Latin America 346 514 0 159 1019
Burst diplomacy. The diplomacies of foreign policy: actors and methods 752 101 0 152 1005
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From intellectual craftsmanship to virtual context: methodological tools for social research 808 58 0 117 983
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The picturesque as an aesthetic category in the art of travelers: notes on J. M. Rugendas's work 680 116 0 162 958
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