Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "Jamaica"
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From roots to blossoms: a description of the shared teaching experiences of Jamaican teacher educators (2012-09-18)Abstract The study explored teaching and teacher education in the postcolonial context, Jamaica, based on arguments that Jamaica's education system and teacher training is constructed on its colonial past and the heavy ...
Jamaican Composers in the Classical Tradition: Three Vocal Works by Dexter, Ashbourne, and Marshall (2013-05)Classical music has been present in the Jamaica since the 18 century. The country conquered by Britain in 1655, still bears its European influence in its current culture. With a history of many cultures sharing common ...
Transnational networks and nation-building: the protest of Barágua and the transition from plantation societies to the modern nation-state in Cuba and the Americas (2013-02-03)The formation of transnational ties, and the forging of transnational relationships between non-governmental organizations and politically marginalized groups, is often interpreted as a late twentieth century cultural ...