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Publication Type
Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Brodber, Erna
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Sociology and Social Work
Title, Analytic
Guyana's historical sociology and the novels of Beryl Gilroy and Grace Nichols
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Author, Monographic
Liddell, Janice Lee; Kemp, Yakini Belinda
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Title, Monographic
Arms akimbo Africana women in comtemporary literature
Reprint Status
Refereed
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Place of Publication
Gainsville,
Publisher Name
University Press of Florida
Date of Publication
1999
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Page(s)
205-18
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Abstract
Five geophysical and sociophysical phenomena: water, the village space, race, migration and a particular kind of family structure are key elements of Guyana 's historical sociology. In the writings of both Beryl Gilroy and Grace Nichols, intimate involvements with these phenomena occur and provide readers of their works with poignant insights into the social and psychological development of the Guyanese people.....
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