By Gina A. Ulysse
Both by-products of and contributors in globalization, ICIs function on a number of degrees and, considering the fact that their emergence within the Seventies, have made major contributions to the local, nationwide, and international economies. Gina Ulysse rigorously explores how ICIs, decided to be self-employed, fight with govt legislation and different social tensions to barter their autonomy. Informing this tale of self-fashioning with reflections on her personal adventure as a tender Haitian anthropologist, Ulysse combines the learn of political economic climate with the research of person and collective identification to bare the asymmetric results of disrupting conventional type, colour, and gender codes in person societies and round the world.
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Downtown Ladies: Informal Commercial Importers, a Haitian Anthropologist and Self-Making in Jamaica (Women in Culture and Society) by Gina A. Ulysse