Jerry Dávila

20002017
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Research Interests

The influence of racial thought in public policy, as well as the state and social movements in the twentieth century.

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Brazil Social Sciences
ethnicity Social Sciences
diplomat Social Sciences
twentieth century Social Sciences
democracy Social Sciences
colonial age Social Sciences
decolonization Social Sciences
Portugal Social Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2017

A History of World Societies: To 1600

Wiesner-Hanks, M., Ebrey, P., Beck, R., Davila, W. J., Crowston, C. H. & McKay, J., Sep 2017, 11 ed. Boston: Bedford/St. Martins. 544 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

A History of World Societies: Since 1450

Wiesner-Hanks, M. E., Ebrey, P., Beck, R., Davila, W. J., Crowston, C. H. & McKay, J., Sep 2017, 11 ed. Boston: Bedford/St. Martins. 672 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

A History of World Societies: Combined Volume

Wiesner, M. E., Ebrey, P., Beck, R., Davila, W. J., Crowston, C. H. & McKay, J., Sep 2017, 11 ed. Boston: Bedford/St. Martins. 1152 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Brazil's Economy: An Institutional and Sectoral Approach

Baer, W. (ed.), Dávila, W. J. (ed.), de Melo Modenesi, A. (ed.), da Graça Derengowski Fonseca, M. (ed.) & Kerstenetzky, J. (ed.), Aug 8 2017, New York: Routledge. 180 p. (Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Brazil
Industrialization
Economics
Business history
Political economics

Challenging racism in Brazil: Legal suits in the context of the 1951 anti-discrimination law

Davila, W. J., Jan 1 2017, In : Varia Historia. 33, 61, p. 163-185 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Brazil
Racism
Discrimination
Race Relations
Racial Discrimination

Activities 2012 2017

  • 3 Editorial activity
  • 3 Oral presentation
  • 2 Invited talk

Press/Media

Brazilian studies gets broad attention at Illinois

Jerry Dávila

7/29/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Some historical context as Brazil prepares to host the Olympics

Jerry Dávila

7/13/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Honors & Recognition