Growing Up Around the World: Growing Up in Brazil, 1st Edition

  • John Allen
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  • ISBN-10: 1682822060
  • ISBN-13: 9781682822067
  • DDC: 306.0981
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Young people under age twenty-four make up more than 40 percent of Brazil’s population, increasing the need for better schools and more jobs. Brazilian youth grow up in a country that values its rich cultural diversity even while it struggles with issues of corruption and poverty. Featured is an overview of the country, as well as insights into how Brazil’s youth experience home and family, education and work, social life, and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Brazil at a Glance.
2: A Rich Cultural Mix.
3: Family Life.
4: Education and Employment.
5: Social Life and Culture.
6: Religious Life.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.