South America
The Scientific Electronic Library Online - SciELO is an digital library protecting a particular collection of Brazilian scientific journals. The states and Luiz Gastão Bittencourt the federal district may be grouped into areas: Northern , Northeast , Central-West , Southeast and Southern The Brazilian regions are merely geographical, not political or administrative divisions, and they do not have any specific form of authorities.

SciELO interface provides entry to its serials assortment by way of an alphabetic list of titles or a topic list or a search form by phrase of serial titles, writer names, metropolis of publication and subject. 17 The Union, the states, the Federal District, and the municipalities, are the "spheres of presidency".

Brazil is the most important nationwide economic system in Latin America , the world's eighth largest financial system and the eighth largest in buying power parity (PPP) according to the 2017 estimates. Most of Brazilian legislation is codified, though non-codified statutes also represent a considerable part, taking part in a complementary function.

There's the dancehall forró of the Northeast, twirling carimbó of the Amazon, scratch-skilled DJs of São Paulo and an infinite number of regional sounds that extends from the twangy nation music of the sunbaked sertanejo to the laborious-edged reggae of Maranhão.