Barbados: Author, 1997. 2nd Revision. Paperback. 4to, staplebound wrps, 22 p., tables, bibl. New. Item #154377
A brief history that tries to show the development of a humanism that is peculiarly West Indian because of historical experience. Thus, the author focuses his chapters on the Slave Revolts from 1690-1820, The period between emancipation and depression (1840-1930), The Labour Unrest Period (1930-1946), The Period of West Indian Consciousness (1946-1960), The Independence Era (1960-1987) and Economic Management (1987-1990's).