ISBN-10:
0814767478
ISBN-13:
9780814767474
Pub. Date:
09/01/2009
Publisher:
New York University Press
Becoming Rasta: Origins of Rastafari Identity in Jamaica

Becoming Rasta: Origins of Rastafari Identity in Jamaica

by Charles Price
Current price is , Original price is $26.0. You

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Please check back later for updated availability.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780814767474
Publisher: New York University Press
Publication date: 09/01/2009
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Charles Price is Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1 Race Formation and Morally Configured Black Identities
2 Ethnogenesis, Surprise, and Collective Identity Formation
3 The Positive Power of Stigma and Black Identity
4 Encounters
5 Acts of Identity Work
6 Rastafari Nation on the Move: Identity and Change
Conclusion: Toward a More Comprehensive
Understanding of Racial Identity Formation
Acronyms
Notes
References
Index
About the Author

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews