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Politics of Place at the Women’s School of Madrid: Experiences Around Bodies and Territory

Juliana Flórez Flórez, Guisella Andrea Lara Veloza, Patricia Veloza Torres, Manuela Cardozo García and Claudia Espejo
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Juliana Flórez Flórez: Instituto Pensar – U. Javeriana
Guisella Andrea Lara Veloza: Instituto Pensar – U. Javeriana
Patricia Veloza Torres: Instituto Pensar – U. Javeriana
Manuela Cardozo García: Instituto Pensar – U. Javeriana
Claudia Espejo: Instituto Pensar – U. Javeriana

Chapter Chapter 2 in Bodies in Resistance, 2017, pp 25-56 from Palgrave Macmillan

Abstract: Abstract Madrid, the location of our research, is a municipality located in the Sabana de Bogotá. It borders on Colombia’s capital city of Bogotá, along with other municipalities (Soacha, Sibaté, Mosquera, Funza, Facatativá, Chía, Cota, Cajicá, Sopó and Zipaquirá). These districts are very close to Bogotá, and this proximity increases the tension between metropolitan and rural areas that has characterized the region since the twentieth century. Today, 14 percent of Madrid’s inhabitants live in rural areas. However, they should not be considered to be peasants (Cardozo and Suárez 2014) (Fig. 2.1).

Keywords: Rotator Cuff; Social Movement; Female Worker; Food Sovereignty; Vegetable Garden (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017
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DOI: 10.1057/978-1-137-47780-4_2

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