Kingston, Jamaica
University of the West Indies Press
Cultural DNA :gender at the root of everyday life in rural Jamaica
9789766402198
9766402191
252 pages
Gender Studies
Sex role - Frankfield (Jamaica)
Blacks - Social life and customs Frankfield (Jamaica)
Contents6
Illustrations7
Preface8
Acknowledgements20
1. Arriving, Departing and Arriving Again24
2. In Search of Gender Trails50
3. Laying Foundations83
4. The Rural Black Jamaican Gender System106
5. Storying Gender through Personal Narratives146
6. A Metaphor Comes to Life193
7. Reflections on the Culture-Gender Spiral237
Notes242
References250
Index260