Bourbon Sanitary Reforms in Nueva Granada (1760-1810)

Project: Research project


This research deals with the study of Bourbon sanitary reforms in Nueva Granada, which formed part of a civilizing project of the vassals, which sought to form healthy, obedient and productive subjects, based on certain practices linked to the canons defined by the values illustrated. In this territory, the reforms had to do, essentially with the establishment of measures to fight epidemics, with the organization and sanitation of the urban space.
Effective start/end date6/1/001/6/05