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Book Chapter
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Author, Analytic
Shepherd, Verene A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of History and Archaeology
Title, Analytic
Indians in Jamaica: From indentured labourers to respectable citizens
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Indian Perspectives
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Refereed
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Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
16
Issue ID
1
Page(s)
36-40
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Abstract
Traces the development of Indians in Jamaica by showing the processes of transformation from indentured servants to settled members of a multi-ethnic society. It includes analysis according to gender and locates Indo-Jamaicans in the social, political and economic happenings of the colony.