Brazil

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Unwin Hyman, Jan 1, 1989 - Brazil - 96 pages

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Contents

Preface
6
PEOPLE AND THE ENVIRONMENT
7
Issues in Brazilian development
9
The faces of Brazil
11
A question of size
14
Natural environments in Brazil
17
Land for a living
21
Resources for a living
24
Industry in Brazil
54
Energy for development
58
PATTERNS OF DEVELOPMENT
61
The development puzzle
62
The urban scene
65
Urban case studies
68
Towns for the poor
71
Regional planning
74

Opening up Brazil
27
Population
30
Booms and slumps
34
Farming patterns
37
The land problem
40
Plantations and ranches
42
The mining economy
45
Routeways
48
The Brazilian miracle
51
Northeast Brazil
76
Amazonia
79
Foreign trade
84
Overseas assistance
87
Tourism
90
Growth or development?
93
Data base
95
Index
96
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