Uses and social meanings of post-mortem photography in Colombia

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Ana María Henao Albarracín (2013)
  • Publisher: Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
  • Journal: Universitas Humanística (issn: 0120-4807, eissn: 2011-2734)
  • Subject: Body | Social representation | Photography | Death | Representation of death | Anthropology | GN1-890 | Sociology (General) | HM401-1281

This research is intended to understand the social uses and meanings of post-mortem or funeral photography between the late nineteenth and mid-twentieth century in Colombia. The article seeks to contribute to the analysis of the relationship between photography and soci... View more
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