DescriptionViews modern products in the Caribbean have been constructed by a fiction of the Indians away. However, throughout the Caribbean Basin, individuals and communities are reasserting their identity as indigenous peoples, communities Caribs of the Lesser Antilles, the Garifuna of Central America and the Taino of the Greater Antilles, to members of the diaspora Caribbean. Far from extinction, or permanent marginality, the region is witnessing a resurgence of identity and the indigenous organization. This is the only volume to date that focused concerted attention on a phenomenon that can no longer be ignored. Territories covered include Belize, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, French Guiana, Guyana, St. Vincent. . . More>>

Indigenous Resurgence in the Contemporary Caribbean: Amerindian Survival And Revival