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From Dessalines to Duvalier: Race, Colour and National Independence in Haiti

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Beginning with a brief consideration of the colonial period, this book discusses the part played by ideas of race and colour in Haiti since 1804, and ... Show synopsis

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  • From Dessalines to Duvalier: Race, Colour and National Independence in Haiti (Rutgers University Press) – Hardcover (1996)
    by David Nicholls

    From Dessalines to Duvalier: Race, Colour and National Independence in Haiti

    Hardcover, Rutgers University Press
    1996
    English
    Rev ed.
    408 pages

    ISBN: 0813522390
    ISBN-13: 9780813522395

    In this lively, provocative, and well-documented history, David Nicholls discusses the impact of "color" on the political relationship between the black majority and the mulatto elite during almost two hundred years of Haitian history. The divisive factor impeding harmony in Haitian culture, argues Nicholls, has not been race, but color. Identifying themselves as non-white, blacks and mulattos acknowledge racial unity. But color divisions, reinforced by religious, regional, and class differences, have nonetheless prevented ... Show more

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