Shepherd, Verene A.
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Gender and representation in European accounts of pre-emancipation Jamaica
Shepherd, Verene A.; Beckles, Hilary McD.
Caribbean slavery in the Atlantic world: A student reader
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Also published: Oxford : James Currey Publishers, 2000 and Princeton: Marcus Wiener Publishers, 2000.
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.