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Cristina Peixoto-Mehrtens

Cristina Peixoto-Mehrtens is Assistant Professor in the Department of History at the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. She was Professor of Architecture at the Catholic University in Campinas and served as an architect for the State Housing Agency (CDHU) in São Paulo. Her research interests extend from the construction of a mostly male technical apparatus in 20th-century Brazil to the current history of mostly female Brazilian immigrants in the United States. She is the author of several journal articles, and contributed to The Unedited Diaries of Carolina Maria de Jesus (1999), The Brazil Reader (1999), and Municipal Services and Employees in the Modern City (2003).

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Urban Space and National Identity in Early Twentieth Century São Paulo, Brazil
Crafting Modernity

Palgrave Macmillan
Urban Space and National Identity in Early Twentieth Century São Paulo, Brazil focuses on how the political, cultural, and technical networks within the field...
Cristina Peixoto-Mehrtens

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