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‘Caribbeanising’ our legal system
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written by Errol Walton Barrow, 1920-1987; edited by Guy Hewitt, fl. 2002; in Fathering A Nation: Barbados And The Legacy Of Errol Walton Barrow (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2016, originally published 2016), 348-355
Barbados acquired the reputation of a country that punches above its weight. Ranked highest in the Caribbean and one of the highest globally as a developing country in the UN Human Development Index, this island paradise is the birthplace of The Right Excellent Sir Garfield Sobers, The Honourable George Lamming, a...
written by Errol Walton Barrow, 1920-1987; edited by Guy Hewitt, fl. 2002; in Fathering A Nation: Barbados And The Legacy Of Errol Walton Barrow (Hertford, England: Hansib Publications, 2016, originally published 2016), 348-355
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Virginia Untold: The African American Narrative
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written by Library of Virginia (Richmond, VA: Library of Virginia, 2016),
Source: www.virginiamemory.com
written by Library of Virginia (Richmond, VA: Library of Virginia, 2016),
Source: www.virginiamemory.com
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6 Dublin: The Olukunle Elukanlo Case
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written by Elisa Joy White, 1966-; in Modernity, Freedom, and the African Diaspora: Dublin, New Orleans, Paris, Blacks in the Diaspora (Bloomington, IL: Indiana University Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 153-178
Elisa Joy White investigates the contemporary African Diaspora communities in Dublin, New Orleans, and Paris and their role in the interrogation of modernity and social progress. Beginning with an examination of Dublin’s emergent African immigrant community, White shows how the community’s negotiation of racis...
written by Elisa Joy White, 1966-; in Modernity, Freedom, and the African Diaspora: Dublin, New Orleans, Paris, Blacks in the Diaspora (Bloomington, IL: Indiana University Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 153-178
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5 Paradoxes of diaspora, global identity and human rights: the deportation of Nigerians in Ireland
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written by Elisa Joy White, 1966-; in African Diaspora and the Metropolis: Reading the African, African American and Caribbean Experience (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2010, originally published 2010), 67-84
At the end of the 19th and at the beginning of the 20th century, a number of African American and Caribbean intellectuals and immigrants of the African Diaspora with all their apprehensions set out in steamships en route and carried with them a certain presence to the metropoleis of Europe and North America. These...
written by Elisa Joy White, 1966-; in African Diaspora and the Metropolis: Reading the African, African American and Caribbean Experience (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2010, originally published 2010), 67-84
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New African Diaspora
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edited by Nkiru Nzegwu, 1954- and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016 (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 545 page(s)
The New York Times reports that since 1990 more Africans have voluntarily relocated to the United States and Canada than had been forcibly brought here before the slave trade ended in 1807. The key reason for these migrations has been the collapse of social, political, economic, and educational structures in their...
edited by Nkiru Nzegwu, 1954- and Isidore Okpewho, 1941-2016 (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 545 page(s)
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Black Deaths In Police Custody And Human Rights: The Failure Of The Stephen Lawrence Inquiry
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written by David Mayberry, fl. 2008 (London, England: Hansib Publications, 2008, originally published 2008), 84 page(s)
This unique book provides an insight into one of the most disturbing and under-reported issues to affect ethnic minorities in the United Kingdom.Through an assessment of diversity literature and interviews with police officers, it highlights the limited commitment to fulfilling McPherson’s recommendations and th...
written by David Mayberry, fl. 2008 (London, England: Hansib Publications, 2008, originally published 2008), 84 page(s)
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Contemporary Ethnography, Exile and Return Among the East Timorese
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written by Amanda Wise, fl. 2005, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 249 page(s)
East Timor, the world's newest nation, finally gained its independence in 2002, following half a millennium of Portuguese rule and 24 years of Indonesian occupation. That occupation produced a refugee diaspora spread between Portugal and Australia that has been integral in advancing East Timor's cause abroad. Beca...
written by Amanda Wise, fl. 2005, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 249 page(s)
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Protection, Political Exile, and the Atlantic Slave-Trade: History and Collective Memory in Dahomey
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written by Edna G. Bay, 1943-; in Rethinking the African Diaspora: The Making of a Black Atlantic World in the Bight of Benin and Brazil, Routledge Studies in Slave and Post-slave Societies and Cultures (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2001), 42-60
As a result of new research, we can now paint a more complex picture of peoples and cultures in the south Atlantic, from the earliest period of the slave trade up to the present. The nine papers in this volume indicate that a dynamic and continuous movement of peoples east as well as west across the Atlantic forge...
written by Edna G. Bay, 1943-; in Rethinking the African Diaspora: The Making of a Black Atlantic World in the Bight of Benin and Brazil, Routledge Studies in Slave and Post-slave Societies and Cultures (New York, NY: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2001), 42-60
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The Exception and The Rule
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directed by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-; produced by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-, Nucleo de Estudo Negros and Tapiri Cinema and Video (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1997), 30 mins
On March 13, 1992, Vicente Francisco do Espirito Santo, a Black Brazilian who worked in a government-owned electricity company, was fired from his job. It did not take long for him to realize that his dismissal was directly linked to his skin color. Encouraged by his union and a strong Black empowerment movement...
directed by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-; produced by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-, Nucleo de Estudo Negros and Tapiri Cinema and Video (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1997), 30 mins
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5 LAW AND ORDER
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written by Aaron Haynes, fl. 1983; in State Of Black Britain Vol. 2, The State Of Black Britain, Vol. 2 (Antigua and Barbuda: Hansib Publishing (Caribbean), 1997, originally published 1997), 69-86
This second volume examines the absence of policies directed at the needs of Britain's Black communities in the 1990s, and argues that the Thatcher revolution, with its emphasis on individualism and its rejection of community, did not only affect white society, but had a traumatic affect on the development of Brit...
written by Aaron Haynes, fl. 1983; in State Of Black Britain Vol. 2, The State Of Black Britain, Vol. 2 (Antigua and Barbuda: Hansib Publishing (Caribbean), 1997, originally published 1997), 69-86
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