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6 edition of Disease in the History of Modern Latin America found in the catalog.

Disease in the History of Modern Latin America

From Malaria to AIDS

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Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of medicine,
  • Social medicine,
  • Latin America - General,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Latin America,
  • History, Latin American,
  • Latin American Studies,
  • Medicine & Health,
  • Diseases,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMarilia Coutinho (Contributor), Nancy Stepan (Contributor), Diana Obregon (Contributor), Ann Blum (Contributor), Diana Obregón (Contributor), Patrick Larvie (Contributor), Diego Armus (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9878921M
    ISBN 100822330695
    ISBN 109780822330691

    Recommended Citation. Diego Armus. (). "Disease In The History Of Modern Latin America: From Malaria To AIDS". Disease In The History Of Modern Latin America: From Malaria To makethemworkforyou.com by: Jul 10,  · History also teaches us that human activity leading to environmental changes, in particular deforestation, is the main cause for the spread of Chagas disease. Recently, migration of T. cruzi-infected patients has led to a distribution of Chagas disease from Latin America to non-endemic countries in Europe, North America and western Pacific makethemworkforyou.com by:

    Book Reviews. Collections. Diego Armus (Editor). Disease in the History of Modern Latin America: From Malaria to AIDS. pp., index. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, $ (cloth); $ (paper). The History of Science and the Science of History: Computational Methods, Algorithms, and the Future of the Field. The term Latin America primarily refers to the Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking countries in the New World.. Before the arrival of Europeans in the late 15th and early 16th centuries, the region was home to many indigenous peoples, a number of which had advanced civilizations, most notably from South; the Olmec, Maya, Muisca and Inca.

    A new emphasis on free trade, adopted widely across latin america during the 's/'s, this targets social services, creates a new wave of foreign investment, and leads to things such as every VW in the world being built in Mexico or Brazil. This article is a list of epidemics of infectious makethemworkforyou.comread and chronic complaints such as heart disease and allergy are not included if they are not thought to be infectiousDuration: Human history.


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Green in the course “Modern Latin America” and is hosted by Brown University Libraries. Since the early s, historical studies on disease and health in modern Latin America have produced a significant body of scholarship. Efforts to renew the traditional history of medicine and the spread of historical studies of population with a social and cultural emphasis are some of the trends that explain this historiographical process.

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This book covers well over years of Latin American history. It begins with a brief summary of European colonialism, laying the groundwork for the succeeding chapters on the history of the independent nation-states that make up modern Latin America.

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