Gendered networks and health care privatization

Almeida, Paul, and Roxana Delgado. 2008. “Gendered networks and health care privatization.” Advances in Medical Sociology 10:273–299.


Purpose – This study identifies the multiple contributions of the Salvadoran women’s movement in sustaining mass mobilization under the threat of public health care privatization.Methodology/approach – A case study methodological approach shows how the emergence of an autonomous women’s movement in El Salvador in the late 1980s and early 1990s ‘‘spilled over’’ (Meyer & Whittier,1994) to assist in the maintenance of the health care campaigns in the late1990s and early 2000s.

Last updated on 03/04/2022