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VELHO, Gilberto. Individualismo, anonimato e violência na metrópole. Horiz. antropol. [online]. 2000, vol.6, n.13, pp.15-29. ISSN 0104-7183.

This article deals with some crucial questions in the area of urban studies, specially through an anthropological point of view. Its main focus is on the relations between metropolitan life, individualism and anonimity. Following, it examines the theme of violence in the urban millieu, focusing the contemporary brazilian experience.

Keywords : city; individualism; violence and echange.

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