Caribbean Transformations (Paperback)

By Sidney W. Mintz

Taylor & Francis, 9780202309576, 355pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2007

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Description

Contact and clash, amalgamation and accommodation, resistance and change have marked the history of the Caribbean islands. It is a unique region where people under the stress of slavery had to improvise, invent and literally create forms of human association through which their pasts and the symbolic interpretation of their present could be structured.