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Juruá

(zho͞orwä`), river, c.1,500 mi (2,410 km) long, rising in the Cerros de Canchyuaya, E Peru. It flows in a winding course generally NE through Acre and Amazonas states, W Brazil, to the Amazon River E of Fonte Boa. One of the Amazon's longer tributaries, it is navigable along one third of its course and was important for transport during the wild-rubber boom.

Juruá

 

a river in western Brazil, a right tributary of the Amazon. Length, 3,280 km; basin area, about 200,000 sq km. The river rises in the foothills of the Peruvian Andes (La Montana). In its middle and lower reaches the river’s tortuous route cuts through the Amazon lowlands. Fed by rain, the water level is high from January to May and low from August to October. The average flow is 6,000 cu m per sec. The river is navigable below the city of Cruzeiro do Sul.

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Different time periods were observed in the Peruvian forest for flowering (Feb-May) and fruiting (Apr-Jun) (FLORES, 1995; QUEVEDO, 1995), and in the Jurua river valley (Acre) for flowering (Feb-Apr), fruiting (May-Jun), and fruit maturation and seed dispersion (MayAug) (MIRANDA et al.
Mammals of the Rio Jurua and the evolutionary and ecological diversification of Amazonia.
acreana) in Acre state, include 14 counties (municipalities), covering all regions of the state: upper and lower Acre state, Jurua, Purus and Tarauaca Envira (figure 1).
Contudo, encontramos na obra Racismo de estado: uma reflexao a partir da critica da razao governamental de Michel Foucault, de Celia Regina Ody Bernardes, com publicacao em 2013, pela editora Jurua, uma reflexao bastante contundente e corajosa sobre uma pratica de preconceito ou uma tecnologia de governo chamada por Foucault de 'Racismo de Estado'.
Autor de ensaios jusfilosoficos tais como Filosofia do Direito e Justica na Obra de Hans Kelsen (Belo Horizonte, Del Rey, 2006), O Estoicismo Imperial como Momento da Ideia de Justica: Universalismo, Liberdade e Igualdade no Discurso da Stoa em Roma (Rio de Janeiro, Lumen Juris, 2009), Kelsen Contra o Estado (In: Contra o Absoluto: Perspectivas Criticas, Politicas e Filosoficas da Obra de Hans Kelsen, Curitiba, Jurua, 2012), CONTRA NATVRAM: Hans Kelsen e a Tradicao Critica do Positivismo Juridico (Curitiba, Jurua, 2013) e Power, Law and Violence: Critical Essays on Hans Kelsen and Carl Schmitt (Lambert, Saarbrucken [Alemanha], 2013).
Zooplankton composition in five oxbow lakes from the Upper Jurua River, Acre State, Brazil
O Acre e banhado pelos rios Acre, Acuria, Amonea, Aparicao, Breu, Caete, Caipora, Chandless, Envira, Embira, Gregorio, Grajau, Humaita, Iaco, Jurupari, Jurua, Jurua-Mirim, Ouro Preto, das Minas, Moa, Muru, Natal, Parana dos Mouras, Paratari, Purus, Sao Luiz, Sao Joao, Tarauaca, Tejo, Valparaiso e Xapuri.
Modelo Estrutural Da Sub-Bacia Do Jurua (Bacia DoSolimoes/Am), Baseado Em Interpretagao De Dados Sismicos E Influencia Da Tectonica Pre-Andina Na Geragao De Trapas.
8 study) terra firme Sur del Vaupes (Palacios & 4 Rodriquez, 2001) igapo Rio Jurua, Brazil 4.