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Beckles, Hilary McD.
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Centering woman: Gender discourses in Caribbean slave society
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Kingston, Jamaica
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Ian Randle
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1999
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xxv, 211
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Abstract
Provides a historiography of the effect of gender on the position of women during slavery in the Caribbean. Describes women's struggles against male domination and also among themselves for social advantage. Explores how and why they considered and contested the concepts of 'woman' and 'feminine'.