The Resource Empire and nation-building in the Caribbean : Barbados, 1937-66, Mary Chamberlain

Empire and nation-building in the Caribbean : Barbados, 1937-66, Mary Chamberlain

Label
Empire and nation-building in the Caribbean : Barbados, 1937-66
Title
Empire and nation-building in the Caribbean
Title remainder
Barbados, 1937-66
Statement of responsibility
Mary Chamberlain
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the processes of national building in the British West Indies. It argues that nation building was a more complex and messy affair, involving women and men in a range of social and cultural activities, in a variety of migratory settings, within a unique geo-political context
Member of
Cataloging source
OTZ
Dewey number
972.981
Index
index present
LC call number
F2041
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in imperialism
Target audience
specialized
Label
Empire and nation-building in the Caribbean : Barbados, 1937-66, Mary Chamberlain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The 'romance' of foreign: distance, perspective and an inclusive nationhood -- The exigencies of 'home': Barbadian poverty and British nation-building -- Gender and the moral economy -- Race, nation and the politics of memory -- 'A common language of the spirit': cultural awakenings and national belongings -- From diffidence to desperation: the British, the Americans, the war and the move to Federation -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn808600265
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847792785
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1555272
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33127463
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808600265
  • pebcs1781701997

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