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作者 Brown-Glaude, Winnifred R., 1966-
書名 Higglers in Kingston [electronic resource] : women's informal workin Jamaica / Winnifred Brown-Glaude
出版項 Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, c2011. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
國際標準書號 9780826517678 (electronic bk.)
9780826517654 (hbk.)
082651765X (hbk.)
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (xi, 225 p.) : ill
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction: Assessing the "whole of informality" -- Intersectionality and the politics of embodiment -- Higglering : a woman's domain? --"Baits of Satan?" : representations of Sunday/Negro markets and higgerling in the Jamaican economy from slavery to independence -- "Natural rebels" or just plain nuisances? : representations of higglers in the Jamaican economy from slavery to independence -- Higgler/ICI/business woman : what's in a name? -- Dirty and dis/eased : bodies, public space and Afro-Jamaican higglers -- Conclusion: Understanding the nuances of informality
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主題 Women's studies -- Jamaica -- Kingston
Informal sector (Economics) -- Jamaica -- Kingston
Small business -- Jamaica -- Kingston
Social status -- Jamaica -- Kingston
Women merchants -- Jamaica -- Kingston
Street vendors -- Jamaica -- Kingston
Alt Author Project Muse
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