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Department of Government
The political moment in Jamaica: The dimension of hegemonic dissolution
Dispatches from the Ebony Tower: Intellectuals confront the African American experience
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Columbia University Press
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Previously published in Race and Reason 3 (1996): 39-47
Against the backdrop of deteriorating social and economic conditions, looks at the political movement in Jamaica during post-independence. Examines the reasons for the longevity of the two-party system and the failure of other parties to have an impact on the political environment. Makes recommendations to improve the situation.....