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Go-betweens and the colonization of Brazil, 1500-1600

by Alida C. Metcalf

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil,
  • Portugal
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of South America -- Brazil -- First contact with Europeans.,
    • Conquerors -- Portugal -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Conquerors -- Brazil -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Brazil -- Colonization.,
    • Brazil -- History -- 16th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAlida C. Metcalf.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2526 .M48 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3404616M
      ISBN 100292709706, 0292712766
      LC Control Number2005020020

        Alida C. Metcalf. Go-betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, –Austin: University of Texas Press. Pp. xiv, Cloth $, paper $Author: Timothy J. Coates. In this book I use go-betweens as a lens through which the sixteenth-century Portuguese colonization of Brazil can be understood. I am most grateful to many colleagues and friends who encouraged me in my initial ventures into a new field; without their support I would never have been able to write this book.

        Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, By Alida C. Metcalf. (Austin: University of Texas Press, xiv + pp., notes on spelling and citation Author: M. Kittiya Lee. In this innovative history, Alida Metcalf thoroughly investigates the many roles played by go-betweens in the colonization of sixteenth-century Brazil. She finds that many individuals created physical links among Europe, Africa, and Brazil—explorers, traders, settlers, and slaves circulated goods, plants, animals, and diseases.

        Go-betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, Go-betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, Langfur, Hal Book Reviews / Colonial Period Go-betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, â By alida c. metcalf. Austin: University of Texas Press, Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, Austin: The University of Texas Press, Awarded the Roberto Reis Prize for the Best Book in Brazilian Studies in , Brazilian Studies Association (BRASA), Family and Frontier in Colonial Brazil: .


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In this innovative history, Alida Metcalf thoroughly investigates the many roles played by go-betweens in the colonization of sixteenth-century Brazil. She finds that many individuals created physical links among Europe, Africa, and Brazil—explorers, traders, settlers, and Cited by: Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, by Alida C.

Metcalf, argues that it was the physical, transactional, and representational go-betweens, that made the conquest of Brazil successful. Go-betweens, Metcalf explains, are the figures that influence history by mediating dyadic encounters.4/5.

Certainly, conceptualizing the Portuguese and Indian worlds as a dyadic relationship is key to understanding the conflict between two very different ways of life that competed for Brazil after But go-betweens, as third parties, influenced the relationship that emerged in fundamental ways.

In this innovative history, Alida Metcalf thoroughly investigates the many roles played by go-betweens in the colonization of sixteenth-century Brazil. She finds that many individuals created physical links among Europe, Africa, and Brazil-explorers, traders, settlers, and slaves circulated goods, plants, animals, and diseases.

Go‐betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, – ‐ by Alida C. Metcalf. Russell‐Wood. The Johns Hopkins University. Search for more papers by this author. Russell‐Wood. The Johns Hopkins University. Search for more papers by this author.

First published: 13 March Author: A. Russell-Wood. Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil: Alida C. Metcalf Dona Marina (La Malinche) Pocahontas Sacagawea - their names live on in historical memory because these women bridged the indigenous American and European worlds, opening the way for the cultural encounters, collisions, and fusions that shaped the social and even physical landscape of the modern Americas.

In this innovative history, Alida Metcalf thoroughly investigates the many roles played by go-betweens in the colonization of sixteenth-century Brazil. She finds that many individuals created physical links among Europe, Africa, and Brazil—explorers, traders, settlers, and. Go-betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, – By Alida C.

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Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil: / Edition 1 available in Paperback, NOOK Book. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 01/28/ Publisher: University of Texas Press. Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil: / Edition 1.

by Alida C. Metcalf | Read Reviews. Publish your book with B&N Price: $   After making his landfall in Brazil inPedro Alvares Cabral tried to leave behind two convicts brought to live among the Indians and learn their language.

The Indians immediately returned them to the ships. They perhaps understood instinctively that such men were dangerous potential agents of. But these famous individuals were only a few of the many thousands of people who, intentionally or otherwise, served as "go-betweens" as Europeans explored and colonized the New World.

In this innovative history, Alida Metcalf thoroughly investigates the many roles played by go-betweens in the colonization of sixteenth-century Brazil. Go-betweens and the colonization of Brazil, / Alida C. Metcalf. Author Book; Language English; Εdition 1st ed.

Published/ Created Austin: University of Texas Press, Description xiv, p.: ill., maps ; 23 cm. Go-betweens and the colonization of Brazil, [electronic resource] / Alida C.

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The book, Go-betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, written by Alida Metcalf explores the roles of these go-betweens and their impact.

When the Portuguese first landed in Brazil it was by accident, they were aiming for India. The admiral Pedro Alvares Cabral anchored his ships off the coast and he remained in Brazil for only ten days.

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Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil ­ Austin: U of Texas P, Notes. Bibliography. pp. This book provides a much needed study of the dynamics of settlement in sixteenth-century Brazil. Historical literature on the earliest period of Portuguese colonization is scant, making Alida Metcalf 's contribution especially welcome.

The author.Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil: really liked it avg rating — 35 ratings — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving /5.Table of contents for Go-betweens and the colonization of Brazil, / Alida C. Metcalf. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.

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