Ana Rita Alves


Ana Rita Alves holds a degree in Anthropology and a Master's degree on Migrations, Inter-ethnicities and Transnationalism from the New University of Lisbon that she concluded with the thesis "Understanding Residential Segregation: The Special Re-housing Program and Anti-racism" (2013). She was a researcher in the projects "'Race' and Africa in Portugal: a study on history textbooks" (2010-2011) and "Atlantic Crossings: materiality, contemporary movements and policies of belonging" (2014-2015). She is currently a PhD candidate on Human Rights in Contemporary Societies at the Centre for Social Studies at the University of Coimbra. She is also enrolled in the project "COMBAT - Combating racism in Portugal: an analysis of public policies and anti-discrimination law".

Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Raposo, Otávio; Alves, Ana Rita; Varela, Pedro; Roldão, Cristina (2019), "Negro drama. Racismo, segregação e violência policial nas periferias de Lisboa", Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais, 119

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Article in Scientific journal

Alves, Ana Rita; Falanga, Roberto (2019), "(Des)encontros entre Academia e Política: Conhecimento, Engajamento e Habitação em Portugal", CIDADES, Comunidades e Territórios, 38, 14-19

Article in Scientific journal

Falanga, Roberto; Tulumello, Simone; Inch, Andy; Alves, Ana Rita; Jorge, Sílvia; Kuhne, Jannis; Silva, Rita (2019), "A Caravana pelo Direito à Habitação", Radical Housing Journal, 1717-187