State/local control

Cozzo, P. 1998

‘The politics of burial in the early nineteenth century: the Edict of Saint-Cloud and the local cemetery in Pinerolo’, Rivista di Storia e Letteratura Religiosa, 34, 1, 133-47.

Joffré, G. 2004

‘La política borbónica del espacio urbano y el cementerio general (Lima, 1760-1820), Historica, 28: 1, 91-130.

Kselman, T. 1988

‘Funeral conflicts in nineteenth century France’, Comparitive Studies in Society and History, 30, 312-332.

Reis, J. 1992

‘“Death to the cemetery”. Funerary reform and rebellion in Brazil, 1836’, History Workshop Journal, 34, 33-46.


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