Studies of the Costa Rican model I : peace, health and development in Costa Rica

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dc.contributor.author Rosero-Bixby, Luis
dc.date.accessioned 2016-08-29T16:42:38Z
dc.date.available 2016-08-29T16:42:38Z
dc.date.issued 1993
dc.identifier.uri http://biblioteca.ccp.ucr.ac.cr/handle/123456789/1381
dc.description.abstract Costa Ricans have cultivated peace and democracy for decades. They have also achieved outstanding levels of health. Their economic well-being is not so good, however. The 1949 constitution abolished the armed forces in this small Central American country. By 1990, life expectancy at birth was over 75 years - a figure similar to those of Germany or the USA. In contrast, per capita gross national product (GNP) was about a tenth that in the USA or Japan and slightly below the Latin American average. This paper explores the connections between peace, development and health achievements in Costa Rica. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher University of Goteborg en
dc.rights Atribución-NoComercial-CompartirIgual 3.0 Costa Rica *
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/cr/ *
dc.subject Paz es
dc.subject Salud es
dc.subject Desarrollo es
dc.title Studies of the Costa Rican model I : peace, health and development in Costa Rica en
dc.title.alternative Peace, health and development : a Novel Seminar held in Goteborg, Sweden, December 5, 1991 en
dc.type Article en


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