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List of Papers (Total 120)

The economical association of the poor as a way of fighting inequalities

This paper retakes the debate on the ways of resolution of inequalities, sustaining that the initiatives with that end need to seek the economical activation of the underprivileged sectors, the most suitable way to generate equality and development. It proceeds to examines the predominant model of activation, addressed to the development of the individual competences, in which it...

Migração do povo indígena Sateré-Mawé em dois contextos urbanos distintos na Amazônia

Gathering information in two field researches - one censitary and one by sampling - regarding different urban areas of the state of Amazon, this work tries to supply subsidies for the understanding of the indigenous migration with urban destiny in the Amazon basin, mainly focusing in the Sateré-Mawé indigenous people. It is a comparative study among migratory characteristics of...

O direito das minorias e as nações indígenas no Brasil

The present paper regards issues on history, law, economy, anthropology, sociology, politics, concerning minorities, pointing out some significant cornerstones of the Brazilian indigenist policies in the decade of 1980. With respect to the human rights applied to minorities, if previously their fulcrum was the protection of those rights, today their regulation and juridical...

Saúde reprodutiva e mulheres indígenas do Alto Rio Negro

The present paper describes and analyzes High Rio Negro indigenous women's own conceptions about reproductive health, relating them to fecundity indicators. Qualitative information point to a detailed and complex knowledge that area's indigenous women possess on their bodies and the care with their health. The fecundity levels and age patterns are related with the women's...

O saber Kamaiurá sobre a saúde do corpo

Kamaiurá are a Tupi language people that, together with people of the linguistic families Aruak, Karib, Tupi and of the isolated language Trumai, inhabits High Xingu (MT). The cultural homogeneity among those peoples is evidenced in multiple aspects, such as shape and disposition of the villages, type of housing, alimentary habits, pubertary seclusion, paintings and corporal...

Precarização do trabalho e os distúrbios musculoesqueléticos

This paper aims to analyze musculoskeletal pain as an expression of the imbalance between human capabilities and methods of work organization. Through the combination of epidemiological results and Ergonomic Work Analysis (EWA) this paper discusses the effects of labor precarization, using the strategy to combine these two methodological approaches, promising to interdisciplinary...

Taylorismo cibernético e Lesões por Esforços Repetitivos em operadores de telemarketing em Salvador-Bahia

This paper aims to understand the disease process by repetitive strain injury (RSI) on telemarketers and its relationships with the management strategies associated with new technologies. For this qualitative study thirty operators and also RSI patients were interviewed who were treated at a clinic, between 2007 and 2009 and observations carried out in the workplace of ten...

Precarização social do trabalho e resistências para a (re) conquista dos direitos dos trabalhadores na França

This paper initially presents some major historical stages of the conquest of workers'rights in France, emphasizing what led to a real official recognition of the rights in the fight to improve working conditions. During the seventies, when "flexibility" became the watchword of corporate restructuring, two laws questioning the banning of intermediation of labor and establishing a...

Science, ethics and society: the regulation of scientific practice

In this paper, we wish to show how, in the past decades, the relationship between science and ethics became central in scientific practice. Recent questions challenge the commitment of scientific knowledge with an objective view of things and the promotion of happiness. To reflect on such issues, we borrowed the concept of practice, as outlined by the Scottish moral philosopher...

Agência epistêmica

The paper explores a series of distinctions between mental states that might be cognitively relevant, as well as between those that might be "self-presenting", so as to analyze the relations between these and the external world, and understand the types of beliefs and epistemic judgments for which they allow. The paper also aims to reconsider the (perhaps epistemic) status of...