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Book Chapter
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Author, Analytic
Shepherd, Verene A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of History
Title, Analytic
Gender and representation in European accounts of pre-emancipation Jamaica
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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)
702-711
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Notes
Also published: Oxford : James Currey Publishers, 2000 and Princeton: Marcus Wiener Publishers, 2000.
Abstract
Uses a small sample of narratives to illustrate some aspects of colonialist discourse as it related to the representation of women and gender relations in Jamaica. The majority of the sources are male-authored, reflecting the pattern in Caribbean historiography.