Josué de Castro

Josué de Castro in 1929 Josué de Castro, born Josué Apolônio de Castro (5 September 1908 in Recife – 24 September 1973 in Paris), was a Brazilian physician, expert on nutrition, geographer, writer, public administrator, and activist against world hunger.

His book ''Geopolitics of Hunger'' was granted with The Franklin D. Roosevelt Foundation Award, in 1952. Two years later, he received the International Peace Prize.

He taught at the University of Brazil (today's UFRJ) and was chairman of the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). He was also a member of the Brazilian parliament and a diplomat. His political rights came to an end with the military coup of 1964, when he moved to France. For many years he was president of the ''Association Médicale Internationale pour l’Etude des Conditions de Vie et de Santé'' (The International Medical Association for the Study of the Conditions of Life and Health) and member of other international organizations. He taught at Paris 8 University until his death. Provided by Wikipedia
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Published 1945
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Geografía del hambre
Biblioteca Mayor
by Castro, Josué de, 1908-1973
Published 1950
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by Castro, Josué de, 1908-1973
Published 1965
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Published 1969
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by Castro, Josue de, 1908-1973
Published 1967
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Geopolítica del hambre
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Castro, Josue de, 1908-1973
Published 1972
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by Castro, Josué de, 1908-1973
Published 1965
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Geopolítica del hambre
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Castro, Josue de, 1908-1973
Published 1972
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by Castro, Josue de, 1908-1973
Published 2015
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El libro negro del hambre
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
by Castro, Josue de, 1908-1973
Published 1965
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by Castro, Josué de, 1908-1973
Published 1948
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by Castro, Josué de, 1908-1973
Published 1955
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Latinoamerica y otros ensayos
Filosofía y Humanidades / Psicología
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Published 1969
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Published 1969
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