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PHP0030 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.

Brown University Collections Online

Brown Digital Repository: The Brown Digital Repository (BDR) is a place to gather, index, store, preserve, and make available digital assets produced via the scholarly, instructional, research, and administrative activities at Brown.

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

Image from En Haïti; planteurs d'autrefois, nègres d'aujourd'hui. Aubin, Eugène, b. 1863. Paris : A. Colin: 1910. Latin American Travelogues.

John Carter Brown Library

John Carter Brown Library Archive of Early American Images: Graphic representations of the colonial Americas from 1492 to ca. 1825.

Isola spagnvola. [Navigazioni e viaggi. Volume 3] Terzo volume delle navigationi et viaggi. Giovanni Battista Ramusio. In Venetia [Venice] : Nella Stamperia de Giunti, M D LVI [1556].  JCB Archive of Early American Images.

Historical Newspapers: Illustrations & Advertisements

ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times (1851-2009): Can be used to research advertisements and other visual material from 19th and earlier 20th century newspapers.

General Resources (A Little Bit of Everything)

ARTstor: ARTstor is a digital library of over one million imagesin the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED IN ORDER TO DOWNLOAD IMAGES.

NINES: NINES (Networked Infrastructure for Nineteenth-Century Electronic Scholarship) is a scholarly organization devoted to forging links between the material archive of the nineteenth century and the digital research environment of the twenty-first. (Includes all types of literature, documents, and images)