Marriage, Zoe (2012) 'Capoeira and security: the view from upside-down.' openDemocracy/openSecurity .
Through an account of capoeira, the Brazilian dance-fight-game, we uncover two simultaneous stories of security: first, the gradual monopolisation of violence by the state; second, a somatic, lyrical representation of a history of violence, oppression and liberation.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||capoeira, security, global security, human security, Bimba, Pastinha, capoeira Regional, capoeira Angola, Poncianinho|
|SOAS Departments & Centres:||Faculty of Law and Social Sciences > Department of Development Studies|
|Depositing User:||Zoe Marriage|
|Date Deposited:||01 Feb 2012 16:27|
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