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Laboratorios Planta Médica (La Paz), 2003
Collection Description & Creator Information
Consists of ephemera concerning healthcare programs and practices in Bolivia from 1986-2003. Subjects covered: alternative medicine; children's health; disease; drugs; educational materials; health reports; HIV/AIDS; indigenous medicine; medical infrastructure and resources; mental health and psychology; nutrition; sanitation, housing and water; sexual and reproductive health; women's reproductive health. Much of the material was oublished in coordination and response to the new social programs intitiated by new president Evo Morales. Many of the organizations, both government and non-government affiliated, are concerned with the indigenous Quechua and Aymara populations' autonomy, rights, health, culture and relationship within the developing yet impoverished Bolivia.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
Reels 15-21 are part of a set of 24 microfilms under the title: Socioeconomic conditions in Bolivia.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
Oversize RA461 .H424 1986q
The Latin American ephemera collections are open for research use.
Originals are stored offsite at the ReCAP facility. Microfilm surrogates can be consulted in Microforms Service, Firestone Library (http://firestone.princeton.edu/microforms/).
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
No restrictions. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions.
- Credit this material:
Laboratorios Planta Médica (La Paz); Health and Society in Bolivia, LAE026, Latin American Ephemera Collections, Princeton University Library
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