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Barrio

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Summary

  • Guadalajara-Mexico's second largest city, and the capital of the state of Jalisco. Some 350,000 people have moved here from the poorer parts of Jalisco in search of employment and a better way of life. Dr. Marco Castillo has a dream-to improve the lives of the people of Guadalaraja with a comprehensive health system. This program helps foreign language students discuss Guadalara's social issues in Spanish as it explores Dr. Castillo's aim to establish health clinics; set up training programs in hygiene, diet, and first aid; and implement other measures designed to help people help themselves.

Notes

  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 04, 2011.
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform.
  • Mode of access: Internet.
  • In Spanish and English.

Contents

  • Barrio: Cerro del 4 (1:13) -- Talking About Basic Facilities (1:58) -- "Hace falta" - "We need" (0:52) -- Solidaridad - Solidarity (1:24) -- Personal Details (1:27) -- "Tengo mucha nausea" - "I feel very sick." (2:01) -- Developments in Cerro Del 4 (2:54) -- Future of the Barrio of Cerro del 4 (1:09) -- Credits: Barrio (0:40)
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