Race, Politics, and Education in Brazil

Affirmative Action in Higher Education

  • Editors
  • Ollie A. JohnsonIII
  • Rosana Heringer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Rosana Heringer, Ollie A. Johnson III
    Pages 1-16
  3. Ollie A. Johnson III
    Pages 17-58
  4. Gladys Mitchell-Walthour
    Pages 133-153
  5. João Feres Júnior, Verônica Toste, Luiz Augusto Campos
    Pages 179-198
  6. Sales Augusto dos Santos, João Vitor Moreno, Dora Lúcia Bertulio
    Pages 199-221
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 223-247

About this book


Brazil has undertaken affirmative action in its universities on an unprecedented scale. An expert group of international scholars puts the new policies in historical, political, and legal context; evaluates their outcomes for students and universities; and demonstrates that the policies have been successful in addressing racial inequality.


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