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Ana Cristina Murta Collares

Ana Cristina Murta Collares

Sociology PhD
Researcher OBMigra - Observatório das Migrações Internacionais no Brasil (MJUS/UnB)

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Introduction
Ana Cristina Murta Collares currently works as an independent researcher. She is afiliated to the Department of Sociology, University of Brasília. Dr. Collares researches Social Stratification, Health and Education, with emphasis on Migration and Health Systems, both in Brazil and comparatively. Her current project is Migration and Health in Brazil, and in Rural/Remote Areas across the world.
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December 2012 - September 2018
University of Brasília
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  • Professor (Assistant)

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Publications (21)
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O capítulo discute o acesso dos migrantes internacionais à saúde no Brasil, explorando a relações entre a distribuição espacial e as correlações entre os recursos municipais de atendimento à saúde e de gestão migratória e a distribuição dos migrantes no território nacional. Além de demonstrar a importância da área de saúde para os estudos migratóri...
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Resumo O artigo analisa a influência da escolaridade do pai e da renda familiar nas chances de conclusão do ensino superior no Brasil, considerando as diferenças no retorno econômico dos cursos de graduação. Para realizar a análise, utilizamos microdados do Exame Nacional de Desempenho de Estudantes (Enade) e calculamos modelos logísticos. Os resul...
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Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) are becoming more accessible and widespread, but a considerable portion of the world’s population still has little access to them, and when it does, there are other gaps to be filled—digital literacy being the most relevant one. This chapter analyzes a social and political movement, which took place...
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Tendo em vista as desigualdades de gênero persistentes ao redor do mundo, a Quarta Conferência Mundial sobre Mulheres, ocorrida em Pequim, em 1995, produziu a Declaração e Plataforma de Ação de Pequim para o avanço dos direitos das mulheres, assinada por 184 países incluindo o Brasil, a qual buscava medidas para incrementar a igualdade de gênero e...
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School racial composition has modest effects on test score gaps, but evidence of a longer-term impact is scarce. Perpetuation theory suggests that blacks who attend schools with higher proportions of white classmates may have better job outcomes. Multilevel analyses of two national longitudinal surveys reveal no effects of high school racial compos...
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The main goal of this text is to identify which migrant minority groups are in a less advantageous situation in the Brazilian labor market when compared to the "majoritarian" group. The results show that the disadvantages of the Black Brazilians in relation to the White Brazilians are lesser than those affecting Bolivians, Paraguayans, Peruvians an...
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Esse artigo discute a inserção das metodologias quantitativas nas ciências sociais sob várias perspectivas. De uma perspectiva epistemológica, abordamos a capacidade explicativa dos modelos estatísticos para as ciências humanas ou “soft sciences” e os desafi os de combinar teoria e empiria para desvendar os mecanismos da ação social. De uma perspec...
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Over the last three decades, Brazil has experienced a large expansion of its post-secondary education system. This paper investigates changes in the likelihood of enrolling in post-secondary education in Brazil, given conclusion of secondary education, between 1982 and 2006. An investigation of trends in enrollment over time reveals the existence o...
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As décadas de oitenta e noventa presenciaram o estabelecimento de regimes democráticos em inúmeros países da America Latina. A implementação de instituições de participação democrática que permitem aos cidadãos influenciar diretamente as políticas públicas é uma tentativa desses países, recém saídos de ditaduras militares, de criar mais transparênc...
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Este artigo faz uma revisão da literatura sobre estratificação social, com foco no papel da edu-cação na redução das desigualdades sociais. A discussão se centra nas contribuições das teo-rias da Modernidade Social e das teorias aqui intituladas teorias da Reprodução Social, a res-peito da importância da educação como gerado-ra de oportunidades, ou...
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This article discusses the processes by which family structure affects students' cognitive performance in Brazilian schools. The article's basic premise is that family influence is not a uni-dimensional construct, and the study thus uses four dimensions to capture such influence. The effects of these factors on students' performance are measured th...
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This article discusses the processes by which family structure affects students' cognitive performance in Brazilian schools. The article's basic premise is that family influence is not a uni-dimensional construct, and the study thus uses four dimensions to capture such influence. The effects of these factors on students' performance are measured th...
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Este artigo faz uma revisão da literatura sobre estratificação social, com foco no papel da educação na redução das desigualdades sociais. A discussão se centra nas contribuições das teo-rias da Modernidade Social e das teorias aqui intituladas teorias da Reprodução Social, a res-peito da importância da educação como geradora de oportunidades, ou s...
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The idea that scientific interference consists of the exercise of directing the modus tollens to given statements currently enjoys canonical status in the social sciences. This idea requires that statements about the world have a supply of empirical consequences that can be isolated and referred to as proper to them. However, according to Duhem-Qui...
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The idea that scientific interference consists of the exercise of directing the modus tollens to given statements currently enjoys canonical status in the social sciences. This idea requires that statements about the world have a supply of empirical consequences that can be isolated and referred to as proper to them. However, according to Duhem-Qui...
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The idea that scientific interference consists of the exercise of directing the modus tollens to given statements currently enjoys canonical status in the social sciences. This idea requires that statements about the world have a supply of empirical consequences that can be isolated and referred to as proper to them. However, according to Duhem-Qui...

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Investigate migrant (local and international) access to the health system in countries with a strong public health system. Investigate challeges of the health system to adapt to changes in the health profile and the new demands of the population due to migration. Especially interested in migration to rural and remote regions.