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Title The African-Caribbean worldview and the making of a Caribbean society / edited by Horace Levy
Published Kingston, Jamaica : University of West Indies Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (vii, 248 pages)
Contents Jamaica, the Caribbean, Africa: some oppositions and their politics -- Myal, revival and Rastafari in the making of Western Jamaica: dialogues with Chevannes -- Colonial injustice: the Crown v. the Bedwardites, 27 April 1921 -- Education, race and respectability in Jamaica, circa the 1938 labour rebellion -- No space for race? the bleaching of the nation in postcolonial Jamaica -- Museography and places of remembrance of slavery in Martinique or the gaps in a memory difficult to express -- "Reflection" from the margin: Jah Cure and Rastafari celebrity in contemporary Jamaica -- If yuh iron good you is king: pan in 3-D -- Don Drummond: just how good was he? -- "Blak up! Blak up!": liturgical compositions of Barry Chevannes -- Creoles as linguistic markers of national identity: examples from Jamaica and Guyana -- Understanding sexual behaviour in Jamaica -- The third crisis: Jamaica in the Neoliberal era -- An autobiographical note
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Chevannes, Barry.
Chevannes, Barry
Ethnicity -- Caribbean Area
Identity (Psychology) -- Caribbean Area
HISTORY -- General.
Civilization -- African influences
Identity (Psychology)
Soziale Situation
Kulturell identitet -- Västindien.
Caribbean Area -- Civilization -- African influences.
Jamaica -- Civilization -- African influences.
Caribbean Area
Västindien -- afrikanska influenser.
Genre/Form Kongress.
Mona (Kingston, Jamaika, 2006)
Form Electronic book
Author Levy, Horace.
ISBN 9781441620293