Health and society. Contributions of Latin American Perspectives

Oliva López Arellano, Florencia Peña


The paper deals with the history of Latin America and the development of sociology and social medicine thought it.

It makes a balance of the emergence and contributions of this innovative thinking.


social medicine, Latin America

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Department of Family and Social Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, New York, 10461

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