They Do As They Please: The Jamaican Struggle for Cultural Freedom after Morant Bay

They Do As They Please: The Jamaican Struggle for Cultural Freedom after Morant Bay, michele a johnson
Author: Brian L. Moore & Michele A. Johnson
Published: February 2011
Publisher: University of the West Indies Press

This book is a companion to Neither Led nor Driven, published in 2004. It examines the secular aspects of culture in Jamaica, namely, material culture (architecture and home furnishings, dress, and food), rites of passage, language and oral culture, creative and performance arts, popular entertainment, sports and games, social clubs and fraternities, and the issues of drinking and gambling. It also examines the lifestyle cultures of Indian and Chinese immigrants who were new arrivals in Jamaica.