ISBN-10:
0765808242
ISBN-13:
9780765808240
Pub. Date:
11/17/2004
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Narratives of Exile and Return / Edition 1

Narratives of Exile and Return / Edition 1

by Mary Chamberlain

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ISBN-13: 9780765808240
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/17/2004
Series: Memory and Narrative Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.59(d)

About the Author

Mary Chamberlain is emeritus professor of Caribbean history at Oxford Brookes University in the United Kingdom. In addition, she is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, a member of the advisory group of the Raphael Samuel History Centre, and a member of the United Kingdom government’s Caribbean Advisory Group (1998-2002). She is former editor of the Transaction Memory and Narrative series, which now has over fifteen volumes in print.

Mary Chamberlain is emeritus professor of Caribbean history at Oxford Brookes University in the United Kingdom. In addition, she is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, a member of the advisory group of the Raphael Samuel History Centre, and a member of the United Kingdom government’s Caribbean Advisory Group (1998-2002). She is former editor of the Transaction Memory and Narrative series, which now has over fifteen volumes in print.

Table of Contents

Abbreviations vii(2)
Acknowledgements ix
PART ONE 2(134)
Introduction 2(14)
1 Migration and Modernity
16(16)
2 From the Panama Canal to the Regent's Canal
32(19)
3 Family Narratives and Migration Dynamics
51(19)
4 Narratives of Exile and Return
70(21)
5 Gender and the Narratives of Migration
91(22)
6 Absence and the 'Consolation of Freedom'
113(23)
PART TWO 136(88)
Introduction 136(4)
7 Family One
140(15)
8 Family Two
155(11)
9 Family Three
166(11)
10 Family Four
177(21)
11 Family Five
198(26)
Bibliography 224(8)
Index 232

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