Frederico Freitas

Also known as: Frederico Santos Soares de Freitas

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8662-0627

Digital Humanities, Brazilian History, Latin American History, Environmental History

2021 article

Before the Flood: The Itaipu Dam and the Visibility of Rural Brazil

Freitas, F. (2021, January). BULLETIN OF LATIN AMERICAN RESEARCH, Vol. 40, pp. 150–152.

By: F. Freitas

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: February 8, 2021

2021 journal article

Beyond the “Yellowstone Model:” The Origins of National Parks in Brazil and Argentina

Historia Ambiental Latinoamericana y Caribeña (HALAC) Revista De La Solcha.

By: O. Kaltmeier & F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2021 journal article

Hunters, rangers, cougars, and jaguars: human and nonhuman territories at the Argentine-Brazilian border, 1960s-1990s

HISTORIA CIENCIAS SAUDE-MANGUINHOS, 12.

By: F. Freitas

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: February 28, 2022

2021 article

Landscape of Migration: Mobility and Environmental Change on Bolivia's Tropical Frontier, 1952 to the Present

Freitas, F. (2021, May). ENVIRONMENT AND HISTORY, Vol. 27, pp. 323–325.

By: F. Freitas

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 6, 2021

2021 monograph

Nationalizing Nature

By: F. Freitas

Source: Crossref
Added: January 22, 2022

2021 book

Nationalizing Nature

In Cambridge University Press.

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2021 encyclopedia entry

Protected Areas in Brazil: History and Current Status

In Oxford University Press.

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2021 chapter

Um Parque Para a Fronteira

In Â. M. Schmitt & M. D. Winter (Eds.), Fronteiras na História: Atores Sociais e Historicidade na Construção do Brasil Meridional (Séculos XVIII-XX) (pp. 233–264). Chapecó: Editora UFFS.

By: F. Freitas

Ed(s): Â. Schmitt & M. Winter

Event: at Chapecó

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2020 chapter

Conservation Frontier: The Creation of Protected Areas in Brazilian Amazonia

In A. A. R. Ioris, R. R. Ioris, & S. Shubin (Eds.), Frontiers of Development in the Amazon: Riches, Risks, and Resistances. Lanham: Lexington Books.

By: F. Freitas

Ed(s): A. Ioris, R. Ioris & S. Shubin

Event: at Lanham

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2020 dataset

Land Use and Poaching Data for Iguazú and Iguaçu National Parks (Brazil and Argentina), 1953-2014

Zenodo.

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2020 chapter

Structure of an interdisciplinary group project

In J. Olcott & L. Flores (Eds.), The Academic’s Handbook (4th ed., pp. 172–173). Durham: Duke University Press.

By: F. Freitas

Ed(s): J. Olcott & L. Flores

Event: at Durham

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2020 chapter

Terras públicas e política de conservação da natureza: o caos fundiário na formação do Parque Nacional do Iguaçu

In J. L. de A. Franco, S. D. e Silva, J. A. Drummond, & G. G. Tavares (Eds.), História Ambiental: Natureza, Sociedade, Fronteiras (Vol. 3, pp. 227–252). Rio de Janeiro: Garamond.

By: F. Freitas

Ed(s): J. Franco, S. Silva, J. Drummond & G. Tavares

Event: at Rio de Janeiro

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2019 journal article

Barandiaran, 'Science and Environment in Chile'

H-Environment Roundtable Reviews, 9(5), 8–11.

By: F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2018 chapter

Argentinizing the Border: Conservation and Colonization in the Iguazú National Park, 1890s-1950s

In F. Freitas & J. Blanc (Eds.), Big Water: The Making of the Borderlands Between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay (pp. 105–128). Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press.

By: F. Freitas

Ed(s): F. Freitas & J. Blanc

Event: at Tucson, AZ

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2018 book

Big Water

In University of Arizona Press.

Ed(s): J. Blanc & F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2018 book

Big water: The making of the borderlands between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay

Tucson: The University of Arizona Press.

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 chapter

Introduction

In F. Freitas & J. Blanc (Eds.), Big Water: The Making of the Borderlands Between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay (pp. 2–21). Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press.

By: F. Freitas & J. Blanc

Ed(s): F. Freitas & J. Blanc

Event: at Tucson, AZ

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2017 chapter

Ordering the Borderland: Settlement and Removal in the Iguaçu National Park, Brazil, 1940s-1970s

In C. Leal, E. Wakild, M. Kelly, & W. G. von Hardenberg (Eds.), The Nature State: Rethinking the History of Conservation (pp. 158–175). Oxford: Routledge.

By: F. Freitas

Ed(s): C. Leal, E. Wakild, M. Kelly & W. Hardenberg

Event: at Oxford

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2017 article

Review of Nail, Thomas, Theory of the Border

Freitas, F. (2017, January). H-Environment, H-Review.

By: F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2016 chapter

Espaço, História e Ambiente: Entendendo o Desmatamento Através do SIG Histórico, Minas Gerais 1750-1840

In S. D. e Silva, D. Sayago, F. Toni, & F. I. Campos (Eds.), Ensaios em Ciências Ambientais: Crises Riscos e Racionalidades (pp. 217–248). Rio de Janeiro: Garamond.

By: F. Freitas

Ed(s): S. Silva, D. Sayago, F. Toni & F. Campos

Event: at Rio de Janeiro

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2015 journal article

The Guarani and the Iguaçu National Park: An Environmental History

ReVista: Harvard Review of Latin America, 3(1), 18–22.

By: F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2014 journal article

A Park for the Borderlands: The Creation of the Iguaçu National Park in Southern Brazil, 1880-1940

HIb: Revista De Historia Iberoamericana, 7(2), 65–88.

By: F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2014 journal article

Spatial History e humanidades digitais, uma entrevista com o brasilianista Zephyr Frank

História e Cultura, 3(1), 375–392.

By: Z. Frank

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2013 journal article

Few, Martha, y Tortorici, Zeb (Orgs.). Centering Animals in Latin American History (Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2013), 391 p.

Historia Ambiental Latinoamericana Y Caribeña (HALAC) Revista De La Solcha, 3(1), 229–232.

By: F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2013 journal article

Land Use and Deforestation in Southeastern Brazil 1753-1840

Fronteiras: Journal of Social, Technological, and Environmental Science, 2(2), 49–77.

By: F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2013 journal article

Some Reflections on the Notion of Species in History and Anthropology

E-Misférica, 10(1).

By: E. Castro

Ed(s): Á. Fernández Bravo

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2013 journal article

Tendências Humanas

E-Misférica, 10(1).

By: E. Cohen

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

2010 journal article

As Viagens de Francisco Moreno: Visões da Natureza e Construção da Nação no Extremo Sul Argentino, 1873-1906

Revista Angelus Novus, 1(1), 115–143.

By: F. Freitas

Source: ORCID
Added: June 26, 2022

Employment

2016 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Assistant Professor History

Education

2011 - 2016

Stanford University Stanford, CA, US
PhD History

2010 - 2011

Stanford University Stanford, CA, US
MA History

2005 - 2008

University of Sao Paulo São Paulo, BR
BA History

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record.

grant July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Boundaries of Nature: National Parks and Environmental Change at the Argentine-Brazilian Border, 1890-1990
National Endowment for the Humanities