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Paradise Overseas: The Dutch Caribbean - Colonialism and Its Transatlantic Legacies

@inproceedings{Oostindie2005ParadiseOT,
  title={Paradise Overseas: The Dutch Caribbean - Colonialism and Its Transatlantic Legacies},
  author={G. Oostindie},
  year={2005}
}
"Paradise Overseas" presents a tour around the main themes of Dutch Caribbean history and its contemporary legacies. Drawing on wide expertise in Caribbean and Latin American studies, Gert Oostindie strongly posits a refreshing analysis of the Dutch Caribbean in a comparative framework which will be of interest to historians, anthropologists and political scientists alike. Rather than aiming at a comprehensive narrative, he offers a thematic discussion of topics such as the contrasts between… Expand