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From Curiosa to World Culture. The History of the Latin American Collections at the Museum of World Culture in Sweden


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Title: From Curiosa to World Culture. The History of the Latin American Collections at the Museum of World Culture in Sweden
Authors: Muñoz, Adriana
E-mail: adriana.munoz@worldculture.se
Issue Date: 17-Aug-2011
University: Göteborgs universitet. Humanistiska fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Arts
Institution: Department of Historical Studies ; Institutionen för historiska studier
Date of Defence: 2011-09-10
Disputation: Lördagen den 10 september 2011, kl. 14.00, Lilla Hörsalen, Humanisten, Renströmsgatan 6
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: GOTARC
56
Keywords: Archeology
Ethnography
Collections
Museums
Practices
National-States
World Culture
Latin America
Gothenburg
Sweden
Abstract: This thesis discusses the history of the Latin American collections stored today at the Museum of World Culture in Sweden, emphasizing the relationship between the political ideological context of society and the signifi cance that the objects have been given over time. When the fi rst collections started to come to Sweden they meant a cosmopolitan touch to the upcoming bourgeoisie of the city of Gothenburg. Those objects became part of a natural cabinet and with time they were the basis f... more
ISBN: 978-91-85245-47-X
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/25554
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