A comparative study of two Casas de la Cultura in Bogota: Tunjuelito and Usaquen

Citation data:

instname:Universidad del Rosario

Publication Year:
2013
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Repository URL:
http://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/4328
Author(s):
Camacho, Monica; Harnett, Niamh; Especialista en Gerencia y Gestión Cultural
Publisher(s):
Escuela de Ciencias Humanas; Universidad del Rosario
Tags:
Casa de la Cultura; Grupos de Interés; Estudio Comparativo; Democracia Cultural; Política Cultural; Administración cultural; Casas culturales; Sociología de la cultura; Corporación casa de la cultura tunjuelito; Corporación casa de la cultura usaquén; Stakeholders; Cultural Democracy; Cultural Policy; Comparative Study; Cultural Centre; ADMINISTRACIÓN CULTURAL – BOGOTÁ (COLOMBIA) – ESTUDIO DE CASOS; CASAS CULTURALES – BOGOTÁ (COLOMBIA) – ESTUDIO DE CASOS; SOCIOLOGÍA DE LA CULTURA – BOGOTÁ (COLOMBIA) – ESTUDIO DE CASOS; CORPORACIÓN CASA DE LA CULTURA TUNJUELITO – ESTUDIO DE CASOS; CORPORACIÓN CASA DE LA CULTURA USAQUÉN – ESTUDIO DE CASOS
thesis / dissertation description
This final project presents a descriptive and exploratory study of two Casas de la Cultura in Bogota (Tunjuelito/Usaquen, based on a revison of primary and secondary documents, and fieldwork using qualitative methods. The study draws upon quantative features in the presentation of date through comparative tables. Findings are presented according to the following main categories: stakeholders, administrative aspects, and cultural products. The two case studies were chosen because of an important distinguishing feature: Tunjuelito has a purpose built infrastructure while Usaquen does not.