Élite e sicurezza in Colombia: il ghetto senza muri di Santa Ana a Bogotá

Author/s Ana Maria Forero, Andrès Salcedo, Mabel Carmona, John Jairo Osorio
Publishing Year 2016 Issue 2016/1 Language Italian
Pages 13 P. 190-202 File size 186 KB
DOI 10.3280/SISS2016-001014
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The aim of this article is analyse how social actors define security. It is focused in the ways used by urban inhabitants in order to build secure spaces; so it investigates why subjects contract security private agencies and enact isolation politics against citizens defined as perilous. The article examines, specifically, the methods used by Santa Ana’s inhabitants, one of the richest neighbourhoods in Bogotá, in order to warranty a quiet live, remote of chaos and fear.

Keywords: Urban securuty; Latinamerica; urban anthropology; élite studies; urbanism

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Ana Maria Forero, Andrès Salcedo, Mabel Carmona, John Jairo Osorio, Élite e sicurezza in Colombia: il ghetto senza muri di Santa Ana a Bogotá in "SICUREZZA E SCIENZE SOCIALI" 1/2016, pp 190-202, DOI: 10.3280/SISS2016-001014