Biographies of Fernando Henrique Cardoso


Goertzel, Ted.   Fernando Henrique Cardoso:  Reinventing Democracy in Brazil.  Boulder:  Lynne Rienner, 1999.  An update chapter available online (and in print in the Portuguese edition) covers Cardoso's second term.   Some highlights are available online from Brazzil magazine.  Primarily political and intellectual biography.

Leoni, Brigitte Hersant. Fernando Henrique Cardoso: Le Brésil du Possible. Paris: L’Harmattan, 1997; em português como Fernando Henrique Cardoso: O Brasil do Possível. Rio de janeiro: Editora Nova Fronteira, 1997.  A personal biography, with a lot of photographs.  Not released in English.

Goertzel, Ted. 
Fernando Henrique Cardoso e a reconstrução de democracia no Brasil, São Paulo:  Saraiva, 2002.  Portuguese translation.  

Michiles, Carlos.  Ciência e Política sob a Perspectiva do Realismo Utópico.  Brasília:  Editora Universidade de Brasília, 2003.  An intellectual biography placing Cardoso's work in the context of Jurgen Habermas's theories.
Technopols
An excellent biographical chapter is João Resende-Santos,."Fernando Henrique Cardoso:  Social and Institutional Rebuilding in Brazil," pp. 145-194 in Jorge Domínguez, ed, Technopols:  Freeing Politics and Markets in latin America in the 1990s.  University Park:  Pennsylvania State University Press, 1997
A brief Internet biography from the Harry Walker Agency.
 "Former President of Brazil, Fernando Henrique Cardoso:  A Most Public Sociologist," by Gay Seidman an American Sociological Assocation publication.