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The national thing is a scenario not made for we third world massive: a case of working-class youth of Saint Maarten & Sint Maarten emancipating their minds from exclusive nationalism

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Guadeloupe,Francio (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
Oct 2010
Published:
Arlington, VA: Association of Black Anthropologists
ISBN:
1051-0559
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Anthropology, Reggae music, Capitalism, NATIONALISM, Rastafari, Working class, Migrants, Saints
Notes:
Based on ethnographic material collected on the bi-national Caribbean island of Saint Martin and Sint Maarten, demonstrates how working class youngsters employ Conscious Reggae music and Rastafari ideology to cultivate a postnational and anti-capitalist sense of panhuman belonging.