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Small Islands, Large Questions
Society, Culture and Resistance in the Post-Emancipation Caribbean

Edited By

Karen Fog Olwig




ISBN 9780714642253
Published July 31, 1995 by Routledge
212 Pages

 
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This book focuses on the post-emancipation period in the Caribbean and how local societies dealt with the new socio-economic conditions. Scholars from Jamaica, the Virgin Islands, England, Denmark and The Netherlands link this era with the contemporary Caribbean.

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Slavery and Abolition- "Small Islands is, taken altogether, a valuable contribution and an attractively produced volume."



Imperial and Commonwealth History-"This book is a valuable contribution to Caribbean historiography."



New West Indian Guide- " This exciting volume fills gaps large and small and points to directions for future research

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