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Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Shepherd, Verene A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of History
Title, Analytic
Livestock farmers and marginality in Jamaica's sugar plantation society
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Author, Monographic
Shepherd, Verene A.; Beckles, Hilary McD.
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Title, Monographic
Caribbean slavery in the Atlantic world: A student reader
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2000
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Page(s)
613-20
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Also published: Oxford : James Currey Publishers, 2000 and Princeton: Marcus Wiener Publishers, 2000.
Abstract
Examines the marginality construct and considers its appliability to the penkeepers. Gives an overview of the evolution and demographic composition of the penkeepers and is concerned with the inter-relationships between sugar and the penkeeping sections. Uses this interaction to examine the notion of the dominance of the sugar plantocracy and the subordinate postion of other producers.....
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