Andreza Aruska de Souza Santos
University of Oxford
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Published on Oct 2, 2018in Contemporary social science
Andreza Aruska de Souza Santos1
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(University of Oxford)
ABSTRACTThis article discusses how closeness and distance affected my ethnographic research in two Brazilian cities. I first address the pitfalls I encountered researching Luz, a run-down transportation hub and residential area in Sao Paulo’s city centre, also known as Crackland for its drug trade and consumption. In Luz, I was confronted with everyday hostility in an environment of unknown others and an ever-changing cityscape: users of cultural offerings, temporary residents and by-passers, po...
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