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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Shepherd, Verene A.; Monteith, Kathleen E. A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of History
Article Title
Non-sugar proprietors in a sugar plantation society
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Journal Title
Plantation Society in the Americas
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2000
Volume ID
5
Issue ID
2-3
Page(s)
205-25
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Abstract
Demonstrates that in spite of a growth in importance of coffee and livestock production in Jamaica in the 18th and 19th centuries that resulted in significant economic diversification, the island remained very much a 'sugar' plantation society, with non-sugar producers accorded an inferior social position.