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A Caribbean Identity

Memoirs of the Colonial Service

by A. S. Frankson

  • 184 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Radcliffe Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Biography: general,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Caribbean islands,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • History / Caribbean & West Indies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11911381M
    ISBN 101845115910
    ISBN 109781845115913

    This book also made it easier for the reader to fully grasp the concepts taught in the Caribbean Civilisation course and apply it to the region. In conclusion, this book was highly enjoyable and it gave the reader a fresh perspective on modern day Caribbean issues and the fact that it . Caribbean Cultural Identity: An Essay in Cultural Dynamics is a reaffirmation of the validity of that persistent quest by the Jamaican and Caribbean people for place and purpose in a globalised world of continuous change/5.

    The issue of Caribbean identity remains under scrutiny. In true Caribbean fashion, however, even the search for an identity has itself become an object for self-criticism, usually [quantify] because many Caribbean people confuse reasons for ridding themselves of colonial shackles and compounding the loss of their own Caribbean identity by clinging to an African non-identity . COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

    Cindy Allman is a Caribbean Girl Reading the World. A Jamaican living in Trinidad & Tobago, she is a Book Blogger, Book Club Host, Bookstagrammer and founder of the #ReadCaribbean initiative. She hopes to inspire you to read, read widely and read Caribbean. Follow her at or @bookofcinz on Twitter and Instagram.   The Indian Caribbean: Migration and Identity in the Diaspora is a valuable addition to the existing historiography not only because of the variety of themes it covers; or the fact that it is a study of entire period of Indian migration in the Caribbean, from the arrival of indentured labourers until contemporary times; or even the fact that it offers a comparative Author: Lomarsh Roopnarine.


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A Caribbean Identity by A. S. Frankson Download PDF EPUB FB2

In the process he gives a rich picture of Caribbean life from childhood to old age and the emergence of a modern, post-colonial Caribbean world. This is a story for all readers interested in colonial and post-colonial history and the vital question of identity Format: Hardcover.

The author presents a lucid account of a movement from a written, wholly European construction of Caribbean identity towards a more Caribbean one. He relates how the identity of the Caribbean region and the identities of the separate islands within the region were shaped and set out within a chronological sequence starting from the time of the 5/5(1).

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A Caribbean Identity. Author: A.S. Frankson ISBN: STANFORD Genre: Biography & Autobiography. And, once the existence of a distinct Caribbean identity is being confirmed, it will provide the advocates of such an identity with a legitimate justification to look into gaining additional academic credits by designing ‘theories’ as to how ‘Caribbean identity’ should be explored by those who are believed to posses it, in the first place.

What is 'Caribbean Identity'. This amalgam of so many diverse elements and traditions springing from the complex history of the modern Caribbean is embodied in the person of A. on's long and distinguished public service career was decisively shaped by the impact of Western culture through European settlement in the region, the historical.

Identity, ethnicity, and the Caribbean homeland in an era of globalization Ralph R. Premdas* Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies, UWI-St.

Augustine, Trinidad (Received 17 May ; final version received 25 February ) The paper looks at Caribbean territorial identity at the crossroads of the new forces of globalization. The Caribbean Identity The way in which Benítez-Rojo and Mintz tackle the question of Caribbean identity in their articles, is a removed, objective ideal, in contrast to Michelle Cliff’s portrayal of Jamaican identity.

Cliff’s portrayal touches the heart and soul of Caribbean identity. From the humorous and dark stories of a young V. Naipaul to recent coming-of-age novels, set in a cut-throat Jamaican holiday resort or American's urban battlefields, Alexia Arthurs explores the myriad expressions of Caribbean identity in fiction Interview by Thea Lenarduzzi.

Why, then, is the identity of the Caribbean so problematic. It is a very large question, but let me suggest some of the reasons. First of all, if the search for identity always involves a search for origins, it is impossible to locate in the Caribbean an origin for its peoples.

through the distorted languages of the one Book that anybody. Globalisation and Cultural Identity in Caribbean Society: The Jamaican Case Abstract The Caribbean is a region whose very name reverberates from the early effects of globalisation (then called colonialism).

The result is that the identity of the region and its people has been significantly shaped by two groups of people; Africans and Europeans.

Nationalism and Identity: Culture and the Imagination in a Caribbean Diaspora Stefano Harney The nation-state of Trinidad and Tobago offers a unique nation-space, as Homi K Bhabha would say, for the study of the forces and ideologies of nationalism.

Essay delves into whether or not it is possible for the Caribbean to have a single identity. It uses historical, political, economic, and other factors to answer such. But pinning down that identity, naming its essence or essences, and using that knowledge to guide the Caribbean’s young societies through the minefield of the modern world, these are problems we are yet to solve (and one particularly intractable problem is the very question of “we”, the practical ways in which Caribbean citizens do or do.

— Today, though many Caribbean nations have claimed sovereignty, they are still very much subjected to U.S. policies directly and indirectly. U.S. movies, music, clothes, styles, and slang pervade our psyche, having an impact on the evolution of the Caribbean identity.

Buy CARIBBEAN MOTHERS: Identity and Experience in the U.K. by Reynolds, Tracey (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low. The nation-state of Trinidad and Tobago offers a unique nation-space, as Homi K Bhabha would say, for the study of the forces and ideologies of nationalism. This book reveals how this ethnically diverse nation, independent for less than forty years, has provided fertile ground for the creative tension between the imagination of the writer and the official discourse on nationalism.

CARIBBEAN IDENTITY A Commentary On Regionalism And Caribbean Identity. Submitted by Nicosia Shakes Reg#: There has been a lot of discrepancy concerning the concept "Caribbean Identity". This discrepancy concerns the ensuing debate between the pluralists and the consensualists and the way in which diversity is viewed.

encompassing Caribbean identity, for in enlarging the ambit of one’s interaction beyond the village or town one is quite likely to encounter Caribbean ‘brothers’ and ‘sisters’ whom one will instantly disown. It is in part because of this reason that Benedict Anderson titled his renowned book on ethnicity Imagined Communities.

Argued. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Mary Chamberlain (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The. "Veracruz También Es Caribe": Power, Politics, and Performance in the Making of an Afro-Caribbean Identity Angela Nicole Castañeda Indiana University, - Blacks - pages.

Essay on The Caribbean Identity Words | 7 Pages. The Caribbean Identity The way in which Benítez-Rojo and Mintz tackle the question of Caribbean identity in their articles, is a removed, objective ideal, in contrast to Michelle Cliff’s portrayal of Jamaican identity.

Cliff’s portrayal touches the heart and soul of Caribbean identity.Book review: Language, Culture and Caribbean Identity Article (PDF Available) in New West Indian Guide 89() January with Reads How we measure 'reads'.The book’s three sections move from a focus on spirituality and healing, to theology in social and political context, and on to questions of identity and diaspora.

The book begins with the voices of female practitioners and then offers a broad, interdisciplinary examination of Caribbean 2/5(1).