Class Year


Access Type

Open Access

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts

Department or Program

Urban Studies Program

First Advisor

Adedoyin Teriba


Buenos Aires is home to many Bolivian immigrants, so much that they statistically have become a key member of the city's citizenry. This thesis entails the social and cultural mechanisms that prevent Bolivians from having a social representation in the identity of public spaces within the downtown area. This persists through cultural hierarchy that permits a process of the rejection and acceptance of certain practices and spatial manipulations.