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The social structure of Jamaica

George E. Cumper

The social structure of Jamaica

by George E. Cumper

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Published by Extra-Mural Department, University College of the West Indies in [n.p.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jamaica -- Population.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. New Haven, Conn., Human Relations Area Files [1978?]

    SeriesCaribbean affairs -- 1., HRAF -- 8.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination90 p.
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16820051M

    The structure of the Government of Jamaica is outlined in the ten chapters of the Jamaica Constitution. Chapters are included on citizenship, fundamental rights and freedoms, the Governor-General, Parliament, executive powers, the Judicature, finance and the public service. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Social structure is the organized set of social institutions and patterns of institutionalized relationships that together compose society. Social structure is both a product of social interaction and directly determines it. Social structures are not immediately visible to the untrained observer, however, they are always present and affect all dimensions of human experience in society. Social Structures is a book that examines how structural forms spontaneously arise from social relationships. Offering major insights into the building blocks of social life, it identifies which locally emergent structures have the capacity to grow into larger ones and shows how structural tendencies associated with smaller structures shape and constrain patterns of larger structures.

    Books shelved as jamaican: A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James, The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon, Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams, H. Tell us about Lady Nugent’s Journal. Lady Maria Nugent was the wife of the British governor of Jamaica. During her five-year residence on the island [] she kept a diary, which evokes a glittery panorama of sugar impresarios, plantation heiresses and remittance men who would die (or in some cases, were about to die) of drink or yellow fever or a combination of the two.


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