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Author Crichlow, Michaeline A.

Title Negotiating Caribbean freedom : peasants and the state in development / Michaeline A. Crichlow.

Published Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  306.364097292 CRIC {Bund71 20190110}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 273 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Caribbean studies
Caribbean studies (Lanham, Md.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-266) and index.
Contents Development's agrarian culture -- A plantation political context: of peasants, state and capital 1838-1938 -- Forging nationals out of rural working peoples -- In the name of the "small man": "heavy manners" and the creation of new subjectivities -- Maneuvers of an embattled state: neoliberal privatization and the reconstitution of new rural subjects -- Inseparable autonomies: of state spaces and people spaces -- Epilogue: re-making the state and citizen: the specter of formal exclusions.
Subject Peasantry -- Jamaica.
Farms, Small -- Jamaica.
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Jamaica.
Agriculture and state -- Jamaica.
Political participation -- Jamaica.
ISBN 0739109146 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739110373 (pbk. : alk. paper)