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Bibliography: Ideas and Practices of Mestizaje in Latin America: gender, conviviality and social hierarchies

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  • Hordge-Freeman, Elizabeth (2015) The Color of Love: Racial features, stigma, and socialization in Black Brazilian Families. Austin: University of Texas Press, Introduction and Chapter 1 (What’s love got to do with it? Racial stigma and Embodied Capital). or, alternatively, ------ (2013) What’s love got to do with it?: racial features, stigma and socialization in Afro-Brazilian families, Ethnic and Racial Studies, 36(1), 1507-1523.
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