Contemporary health care and the colonial and neo-colonial experience: the case of the Dominican Republic.

@article{Whiteford1992ContemporaryHC,
  title={Contemporary health care and the colonial and neo-colonial experience: the case of the Dominican Republic.},
  author={Linda M. Whiteford},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={1992},
  volume={35 10},
  pages={1215-23}
}
This article traces the development of health care policies in the Dominican Republic from their colonial and neo-colonial roots to contemporary times. The Dominican case exemplifies the unique historical processes by which its health policies were created and maintained, and simultaneously, reflects the political and historical forces that shape the… CONTINUE READING