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Exploring the Marine Plantation: An Historical Investigation of the Barbados Fishing Industry

@article{Welch2005ExploringTM,
  title={Exploring the Marine Plantation: An Historical Investigation of the Barbados Fishing Industry},
  author={P. Welch},
  journal={The Journal of Caribbean history},
  year={2005},
  volume={39},
  pages={19}
}
  • P. Welch
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of Caribbean history
  • IntroductionIn general, Caribbean historiography has whispered quietly on the non-plantation aspects of pre-emancipation society. Professor Verene Shepherd has noted, with reference to Jamaica, that "among students of rural history, enquiry into class and race dynamics outside of the sugar plantation per se has been consigned to a position of secondary significance. Similarly, the study of the sugar plantation elite has been considered more socially significant than the study of other producers… CONTINUE READING
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