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History; Faculty of Arts and Education
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Shepherd, Verene A.
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Transients to settlers: The experience of Indians in Jamaica 1845-1950
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Leeds
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Warwick University Centre for Research in Asian Migration; Peepal Tree Press
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1994
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Abstract
Seeks to address the Jamaican dimension to Indian migration to the Caribbean, exploring, in detail, the evolution of a settled Indian community in the island and the socio-economic and political forces which shaped the experiences. Chapters on indenture, education, economic activity and political participation provide comparative standpoints for looking at variations within the total Indo-Caribbean experience.....
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