Dual Legacies in the Contemporary Caribbean: Continuing Aspects of British and French Dominion

Synopsis

Introduction - the past in the present, Paul Sutton; the post-war decline of the sugar economy in the Commonwealth Caribbean, Ramesh Ramsaran; sugar in Barbados and Martinique - a socio-economic comparison, Michael Sleeman; the sugar protocol of the Lome Conventions and the Caribbean, Paul Sutton; citizenship and parliamentary politics in the English-speaking Caribbean, Anthony Maingot; the political economy of independence of the former associated states of the Commonwealth Caribbean, Tony Thorndike; Guyane - a departement like the others?, Frank Schwarzbeck; an economic policy for Martinique, Jean Crusol; the social and political thought of Aime Cesaire and C. L. R. James - some comparisons, John La Guerre; cultural dualism and political domination in Haiti, David Nicholls; contemporary educational issues in the Commonwealth Caribbean, Colin Brock.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Paul Sutton
  • Ramesh Ramsaran
  • Michael Sleeman
  • Anthony Maingot
  • Tony Thorndike
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1986