Multiracial versus collective black categories Examining census classification debates in Brazil

@inproceedings{Bailey2006MultiracialVC,
  title={Multiracial versus collective black categories Examining census classification debates in Brazil},
  author={Stanley R. Bailey},
  year={2006}
}
Current census debates in Brazil surrounding Brazilian race categories center on two contrasting proposals: the adoption of the multiracial moreno term vs. the use of the collective black classification negro. Those proposing the former base their argument on the right to self-classify according to one’s own sense of identity. Proponents of the negro… CONTINUE READING