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Self-esteem, dreams & indignation : lessons from an emerging middle-class private high school in Northeast Brazil (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - ThesisThis thesis provides an ethnography of the final year at an emerging middle-class private high school in the Northeast of Brazil. It draws on 15 months of fieldwork, including participant observation in the classroom wherein ...
Perceiving and participating in cultural heritage : an ethnography about the process of preservation of Ouro Preto, Brazil (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - ThesisThis thesis discusses the promises and pitfalls of city preservation in Ouro Preto, a Brazilian city preserved nationally and hailed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Using interviews, archival material, ethnographic ...
(University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - ThesisTwo main questions are addressed in this dissertation, namely: 1. What is the correct higher-order modal theory; 2. What does it take for theories to be equivalent. The whole dissertation consists of an extended argument ...
(2015) - Journal articleIn recent years, an increasing number of film festivals have engaged closely with film production and distribution. This engagement has been realized via a variety of festival-specific models, such as talent campuses, ...
(2015-04) - Journal articleWhereas most moral philosophers believe that the facts as to what we’re morally required to do are grounded by the facts about our moral reasons, which in turn are grounded by non-normative facts, I propose that moral ...