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LACA1503V Health of Hispaniola

1. Compare and contrast the Dominican Republic and Haiti to identify factors which have resulted in divergent health outcomes; 2. Use this understanding to develop a model of health determinants to apply to other developing countries.

Digital Projects on Brown Campus

Latin American Travelogues:  A digital collection of Latin American travel accounts written in the 16th-19th centuries held at the John Hay Library.

John Carter Brown Library Digital Collections and Images: Graphic representations of the colonial Americas from 1492 to ca. 1825. 

John Carter Brown Library, Haiti Collection (internet Archive): A collection of books, newspapers, and maps on the founding of the French colony of Saint Domingue, its demise through the Haitian Revolution (the world's only successful slave revolution), and the founding of Haiti.

Remember Haiti: A site showcasing a selection of books from the John Carter Brown Library Haiti Collection that are available online through the Internet Archive. The intent of this library is to provide access to the remarkable history of Haiti, a nation with an extraordinarily rich heritage, despite its well-known challenges.