"Insurgent citizenships have arisen in cities around the world, This book examines the insurgence of democratic citizenship in the urban peripheries of Sao Paulo, Brazil, its entanglement with entrenched systems of inequality, and its contradiction in violence."--BOOK JACKET.
Pt. 1. Disruptions
Ch. 1. Citizenship Made Strange
Pt. 2. Inequalities
Ch. 2. In/Divisible Nations
Ch. 3. Limiting Political Citizenship
Ch. 4. Restricting Access to Landed Properly
Ch. 5. Segregating the City
Pt. 3. Insurgencies
Ch. 6. Legalizing the Illegal
Ch. 7. Urban Citizens
Pt. 4. Disjunctions
Ch. 8. Dangerous Spaces of Citizenship.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -374) and index.