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DEATH WITHOUT WEEPING: The Violence of Everyday Life in Brazil

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A shattering portrayal of life among the impoverished inhabitants of Alto do Cruzeiro (``Hill of the Crucifixion''), a shantytown in the city of Bom Jesus da Mata in northeastern Brazil's Pernambuco ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Nikkles - LibraryThing

This book is very sad, but very good. Its a cultural anthropology first person ethnography. I read it when writing my undergraduate thesis and quite liked it. I would be a good read for people who ... Read full review

Death without weeping: the violence of everyday life in Brazil

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

This book by an anthropology professor from Berkeley, formerly a Peace Corps volunteer in northeast Brazil, is simply breathtaking. Its controversial theme--that mother love as conventionally ... Read full review