Introduction : nordeste and nation The nineteenth-century origins of the nordestino, 1850-1870 Racial science in Pernambuco, 1870-1910 The medicalization of nordestinos, 1910-1925 Social hygiene : the science of reform, 1925-1940 Mental hygiene : the science of character, 1925-1940 Inventing the homem do nordeste : race, region, and the state, 1925-1940.
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Print version: Blake, Stanley E. Vigorous core of our nationality : race and regional identity in northeastern Brazil. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press,  x, 315 pages ; 23 cm Pitt Latin American series