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Indigenous students at the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP, Brazil): mapping actors and positions of the debate

Grant number: 20/06205-7
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
Effective date (Start): June 01, 2020
Effective date (End): November 30, 2021
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Education
Principal researcher:Chantal Victória Medaets
Grantee:Ingrid Sayuri Corsi Taquemasa
Home Institution: Faculdade de Educação (FE). Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP). Campinas , SP, Brazil
Associated research grant:18/25259-0 - Indigenous students at the Campinas State University and the São Carlos Federal University (Brazil): an ethnographic study, AP.JP


What are the main stakeholders and actors involved in the debate about the entry and permanence of the indigenous students at Unicamp? And what are the recurring themes and terms of this debate? What was the media's treatment of the matter? To answer these questions, the researcher will gather, classify and begin the analysis of documents related to the indigenous presence at Unicamp (produced by the university, by students and by the media). She will also conduct interviews with actors involved with the issue.