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Close together but a world apart: a comparative history of research practices during the formative years of Brazilian academic science (1934-1955)

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This thesis compares the ways in which the nationalisation process impacted the research practices of academics from two universities, the University of Rio Grande do Sul and the University of Parana. Systematic comparisons of both institutions located in the South of Brazil has shown that the differences between them were, indeed, significant during pre-nationalisation years. In Brazilian terms, they are ‘close’ together since only seven hundred kilometres separate them. However, the nece...

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University of Oxford
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HUMS
Department:
History Faculty
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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HUMS
Department:
History Faculty
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Supervisor
Publication date:
2014
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
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Oxford University, UK
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English
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2014-02-17

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