Settlement in the Province of Antioquia (Nueva Granada) in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth
Letras Históricas, No. 4, pp. 15-41, January-June 2011
27 Pages Posted: 4 Feb 2012 Last revised: 21 Feb 2012
Date Written: June 2, 2011
This article examines the processes of territorialization Hispanic in the province of Antioquia (New Granada) in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. The central hypothesis revolves around the proposal on the role of urban centers as articulating elements in the construction of the territory and as indicators of effective control.
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Keywords: territorialización, Antioquia, mineria colonial, centros urbanos
JEL Classification: N00, N16, N56
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