Current number of academic staff: 4 (plus a visiting professor and associates in a number of other departments).
Current number of research students: 21.
Recent publications of Brazilian Studies Research at King's College London:
- The effects of participatory budgeting on municipal expenditures and infant mortality in Brazil
- Sugar and modernity in Latin America
- The embodied state: governmentality in a Brazilian favela
- Ditadura e Repressão [Dictatorship and Repression]
- Brazil’s Truth Commission: progress or perdition?
Current research projects:
- Representations of violence in Brazilian literature
- The geographies of religion and their connection to governance and globalization
- Relations between Britain and Brazil: from independence to the present day
- Border conflicts between Ceará and Piauí
- Patrimonialism and the Brazilian state
- The Institute is closely involved in the College’s key partnership with the University of São Paulo, as well as a number of other institutional and departmental partnerships in Brazil, with the possibility of research exchanges for postgraduate students.
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- The King’s Brazil Institute offers a unique and exciting environment for the in-depth study of Brazil. The Institute is able to draw on academic expertise in a range of disciplinary departments across the College, and supervision may be provided from within the Institute or jointly with other staff of the College. Staff research interests include the following:
- 24 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies View 108 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United Kingdom
- A Masters degree is usually required.
- In exceptional circumstances only, an undergraduate degree with 1st Class or high 2:1 honours degree will be considered.
International21870 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 21870 GBP per year during 24 months.
National5820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5820 GBP per year during 24 months.
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