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5/6/09 Goldstein, Chapter Nine, Haiti Quiz Goldstein and the City of God Break—Fifteen Minutes Chapter Nine Haiti
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5/6/09 Quiz What does Goldstein mean when she refers to the “sex-positiveness” of Brazil? According to Omohundro, what is the reflexive question? What is the name of the island that is occupied by Haiti and the Dominican Republic?
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5/6/09 Chapters three-seven Different examples of how race, class, gender and sexuality matter in Rio, and Brazilian, society Claim that “Brazil is different” but racial discrimination exists and, relative to a discourse of sexual relationships across racial lines, people who are rich tend to be white, and brown/black people tend to be poor.
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5/6/09 Desire to seduce the coroa-an older, richer, whiter man Black bodies as sexual bodies—but as an exotic and imaginary erotic, rather than a position of power in the political economic sense Owner/slave relationship as unproblematized in the Brazilian context Carnival and Brazil as “sexual paradise”
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Whitening and a denial of racism due to a sexualized color-blind democracy Goldstein doesn’t want to make Brazil exceptional; at the same time, she wants to point out aspects of Brazil’s sex/race ideology that are unique and can only be understood in situ . The difference between middle class
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