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Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Chevannes, Barry
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Sociology and Social Work
Title, Analytic
Healing the nation: Rastafari exorcism of the ideology of racism in Jamaica
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Author, Monographic
Barrow,Christine; Reddock,Rhoda
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Editors
Title, Monographic
Caribbean sociology: Introductory readings
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2001
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Page(s)
605-21
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Notes
Previously published : Caribbean Quarterly 36. 1&2 (1990): 59-84
Abstract
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.