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Sharing this walk [electronic resource] : an ethnography of prison life and the PCC in Brazil / Karina Biondi ; edited and translated by John F. Collins.

Author:
Biondi, Karina [Browse]
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Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2016.
Description:
1 online resource.
Series:
  • Latin America in translation/en traducción/em tradução. [More in this series]
  • Latin America in translation/en traducción/em tradução
Summary note:
"The Primeiro Comando do Capital (PCC) is a São Paulo prison gang that since the 1990s has expanded into the most powerful criminal network in Brazil. ... During the period of Biondi's ... visits ... and her extensive fieldwork in prisons and on the streets of São Paulo, the PCC effectively controlled more than ninety percent of São Paulo's 147 prison facilities"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Description based on print version record.
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ISBN:
  • 146963032X ((electronic bk.))
  • 9781469630328 ((electronic bk.))
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