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Sociology and Social Work; Faculty of Social Sciences
Rastafari and the exorcism of the ideology of racism and classism in Jamaica
Murrell, Nathaniel S.; Spencer, William D.; McFarlane, Adrian A.
Chanting down Babylon: The Rastafari reader
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Temple University Press
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Explores the Rastafari's contribution to racism. Argues that by keeping alive the issue of identity and forcing it on national consciousness, the Rastafari movement helped to expose certain assumptions of the ideology of racism, particularly among the middle classes.