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Historical Study of Women in Jamaica, 1655-1844 (Caribbean History)

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Social history, Women"s studies, c 1600 to c 1700, c 1700 to c 1800, c 1800 to c 1900, Sociology, Social Science, History - General History, Jamaica, General, Caribbean & West Indies - General, Women"s Studies - Ge
ContributionsHilary McD Beckles (Editor), Verene A. Shepherd (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL9190589M
ISBN 109766401780
ISBN 139789766401788

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A Historical Study of Women in Jamaica, / Lucille Mathurin Mair. she sought out the women of Jamaica's past during slavery, women of all classes, all colours, black, brown and white.

The work stands as a convincing exposure of women as agents of history - a path-breaking achievement at a time when Caribbean historiography ignored. A Historical Study of Women in Jamaica, Kingston: University of the West Indies Press, pp $, paper, ISBN Reviewed by Barbara Bush Published on H-Caribbean (December, ) Commissioned by Clare Newstead (Nottingham Trent University) I first encountered Lucille Mathurin Mair's.

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Her thesis, ‘A Historical Study of Women in Jamaica, ’ (now a book), which placed gender firmly on the agenda in the academy, has helped to shape our understanding of the role that African women played in the development of Jamaica and in the shaping of our uncompromising stance on all forms of injustice.

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Beckles and Verene A. Shepherd is presented. It discusses the agency, identity and voice of African women in the country. Education and career.

Mair obtained a first degree in history at London she obtained a Ph.D. in history from the University of the West Indies with a dissertation entitled "A Historical Study of Women in Jamaica –", about which Verene Shepherd has said: "Over a period of three decades, it became the most sought-after unpublished work among.

A Classic Study of the History of Caribbean Women, a review of Lucille Mathurin Mair's A Historical Study of Women in Jamaica, Kingston: University of the West Indies Press, pp., ISBN (cloth); ISBN (paper).

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Situates women in a developing creole society that was. Lucille Mathurin Mair's doctoral dissertation submitted in October became the "most sought-after unpublished work among students and scholars of Caribbean history and culture," say editors Hilary Beckles and Verene Shepherd in the introduction to the book "A Historical Study Of Women In Jamaica ,".