Kingston, Jamaica
University of West Indies Press
The African-Caribbean worldview and the making of a Caribbean society
9789766402105
9766402108
248 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
Ethnicity - Caribbean Area.
Identity (Psychology) - Caribbean Area.
Contents6
Acknowledgements8
Introduction10
1 Jamaica, the Caribbean, Africa19
2 Myal, Revival and Rastafari in the Making of Western Jamaica35
3 Colonial Injustice55
4 Education, Race and Respectability in Jamaica77
5 No Space for Race?103
6 Museography and Places of Remembrance of Slavery in Martinique123
7 “Reflection” from the Margin141
8 If Yuh Iron Good You Is King160
9 Don Drummond179
10 “Blak Up! Blak Up!”196
11 Creoles as Linguistic Markers of National Identity211
12 Understanding Sexual Behaviour in Jamaica219
13 The Third Crisis232
An Autobiographical Note250
Contributors255