Conservative religious activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual agendas in focus.

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    • Subject Terms:
    • Author-Supplied Keywords:
      Activisme religieux conservateur
      Evangelical Parliamentary Front
      Front parlementaire évangélique
      homophobia
      homophobie
      politics
      politique
      religion
      religious conservative activism
    • Abstract:
      In this article, we aim to reflect on the emergence and manipulation of social feelings in the context of intense transformations, called cold periods in history by Durkheim. The event known in the mainstream media as the 'gay kit', and political and religious articulations surrounding its suppression in 2011, is the empirical basis for our analysis. As a counterpoint, we will identify narratives and conservative activism organized around Bill No. 6583/2013, also known as the Family Statute, which has been the subject of numerous public debates, especially in 2015. In both cases, we reflect on social fears, morally based panic and on the situated activation of the rhetoric of loss by politicians with religious conservative liberal profiles. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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    • ISSN:
      0037-7686
    • Accession Number:
      10.1177/0037768618792810
    • Accession Number:
      136931518
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      CARRANZA, B.; VITAL DA CUNHA, C. Conservative religious activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual agendas in focus. Social Compass, [s. l.], v. 65, n. 4, p. 486–502, 2019. DOI 10.1177/0037768618792810. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=136931518. Acesso em: 28 out. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Carranza B, Vital Da Cunha C. Conservative religious activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual agendas in focus. Social Compass. 2019;65(4):486-502. doi:10.1177/0037768618792810
    • APA:
      Carranza, B., & Vital Da Cunha, C. (2019). Conservative religious activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual agendas in focus. Social Compass, 65(4), 486–502. https://doi.org/10.1177/0037768618792810
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Carranza, Brenda, and Christina Vital Da Cunha. 2019. “Conservative Religious Activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual Agendas in Focus.” Social Compass 65 (4): 486–502. doi:10.1177/0037768618792810.
    • Harvard:
      Carranza, B. and Vital Da Cunha, C. (2019) ‘Conservative religious activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual agendas in focus’, Social Compass, 65(4), pp. 486–502. doi: 10.1177/0037768618792810.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Carranza, B & Vital Da Cunha, C 2019, ‘Conservative religious activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual agendas in focus’, Social Compass, vol. 65, no. 4, pp. 486–502, viewed 28 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Carranza, Brenda, and Christina Vital Da Cunha. “Conservative Religious Activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual Agendas in Focus.” Social Compass, vol. 65, no. 4, Oct. 2019, pp. 486–502. EBSCOhost, doi:10.1177/0037768618792810.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Carranza, Brenda, and Christina Vital Da Cunha. “Conservative Religious Activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual Agendas in Focus.” Social Compass 65, no. 4 (October 2019): 486–502. doi:10.1177/0037768618792810.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Carranza B, Vital Da Cunha C. Conservative religious activism in the Brazilian Congress: Sexual agendas in focus. Social Compass [Internet]. 2019 Oct [cited 2020 Oct 28];65(4):486–502. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=136931518