Para cuidar un ser que apenas se bosqueja en las entrañas de lo desconocido”. Surgimiento de la puericultura en Colombia en la primera mitad del siglo XX” Thesis

short description

  • Undergraduate thesis

Thesis author

  • Alvarez Tello, Mónica

external tutor

  • García, Mónica
  • Pohl-Valero, Stefan


  • Making use of documentary sources produced in Colombia between 1905 and 1948 , the objective of this research is to introduce the reader to the emergence of one of the practices used by doctors and hygienists , with which sought to fight infant mortality educating the Colombian population on the care, development and feeding of children , and the protection of women in the first half of the twentieth century.

publication date

  • 2016-05-02


  • Childcare
  • Development of children
  • Feeding of Children
  • Protection of women

Document Id

  • e6729e82-07e2-45c0-a456-978dd16fc118