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Cultural DNA: gender at the root of everyday life in rural Jamaica

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Fox,Diana Joyce (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
2010
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/9789766402198
Published:
Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press
ISBN:
9789766402198
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Jamaica, Blacks, Social life and customs, Sex roles, Gender studies, Frankfield (Jamaica)
Notes:
252 p., Contents: Arriving, departing and arriving again -- In search of gender trails : archive, folklore and cultural memory -- Laying foundations : a patchwork gendered history of Frankfield -- The rural black Jamaican gender system : case study, Frankfield -- Storying gender through personal narratives -- A metaphor comes to life : service learning, HIV/AIDS and cross-cultural knowledge -- Reflections on the culture-gender spiral.