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Janice E. Perlman papers
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  • Preferred Citation
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  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note

  • Title: Janice E. Perlman papers
    Date (inclusive): 1960-2007
    Collection Number: 2015C24
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: Portuguese
    Physical Description: 48 manuscript boxes (16.7 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, studies, reports, notes, and printed matter, relating to urban poverty in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, internal migration in Brazil, and urban poverty elsewhere in the developing world. In part, used as research material for the book by Janice E. Perlman, The Myth of Marginality: Urban Poverty and Politics in Rio de Janeiro (Berkeley, 1976). Includes several hundred questionnaire responses of favela dwellers in Rio de Janeiro in 1969.
    Language of the Materials : In Portuguese and English.
    Creator: Perlman, Janice E.

    Access

    The collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

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    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Janice E. Perlman papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Materials were acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2015.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical note

    American political scientist.

    Scope and Contents note

    Writings, studies, reports, notes, and printed matter, relating to urban poverty in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, internal migration in Brazil, and urban poverty elsewhere in the developing world. In part, used as research material for the book by Janice E. Perlman, The Myth of Marginality: Urban Poverty and Politics in Rio de Janeiro (Berkeley, 1976). Includes several hundred questionnaire responses of favela dwellers in Rio de Janeiro in 1969.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Brazil--Social conditions.
    Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)--Social conditions.
    Urban poor.