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Author Sewell, Sharon C.

Title Decolonization and the Other : the Case of the British West Indies
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2010
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Description 1 online resource (255 pages)
Summary In 1962 Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago became independent countries; Barbados followed in 1966. In the years leading up to these events, the history of the British West Indies was written largely by the British, the colonial power, who focused on the process of decolonization and the key local players involved. After independence, local scholars also focused on the role of political leaders in the newly independent countries. To date, scholars have paid little attention to the impact of the .
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Subject Decolonization -- West Indies, British.
West Indian literature (English) -- History and criticism.
West Indies, British -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 144382173X (electronic bk.)
9781443821735 (electronic bk.)