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Book Chapter
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Author, Analytic
Shepherd, Verene A.
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Department of History
Title, Analytic
Image, representation and the project of emancipation: History and identity in the Commonwealth Caribbean
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Hall, Kenneth O.; Benn, Denis
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Contending with destiny: The Caribbean in the 21st century
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2000
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53-79
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Abstract
Deals with the 'identity crisis' within the Afro-Caribbean segment of the population which, it is felt, will need to be resolved if the region is to enter the twenty-first century with a truly liberated psyche. Feels that this could be achieved by ensuring that history education is not based solely on Eurocentric texts of the imperial historians but is instead grounded in the alternative perspectives of the new generation of historians who bring a more indigenous appreciation to bear on the interpretation of the Caribbean historical experience.....
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