Deryck R. Brown
Kingston, Jamaica
Canoe Press, University of the West Indies
Selected issues and problems in social policy
9768125454
9789768125453
290 pages
Sociology
Contents6
Foreword7
Introduction9
Abbreviations17
1. The Political Significance of the Working Class Youth Subculture in Barbados18
2. Issues of Class, Race and Gender in the Lives of Three Caribbean Women47
3. Life Satisfaction among the Elderly in Urban Jamaica90
4. Human Development, Economic Competitiveness and Secondary Education in Jamaica114
5. Community Protection in Inner-city Kingston, Jamaica160
6. Urban Bias and Livelihood Strategies in Grenada197
7. Putting up a New Resistance239
Bibliography286
Index302
Contributors308