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Department of Sociology and Social Work
Healing the nation: Rastafari exorcism of the ideology of racism in Jamaica
Caribbean sociology: Introductory readings
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Previously published : Caribbean Quarterly 36. 1&2 (1990): 59-84
Explores the Rastafari's contribution to the discussion on racism. Argues that by keeping alive the issue of identity and forcing it on the national consciousness, the Rastafari Movement helped to expose certain assumptions of the ideology of racism, particularly among middle classes.