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Reproducing the British CaribbeanSex, Gender, and Population Politics after Slavery$
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Juanita De Barros

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9781469616056

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: January 2015

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469616056.001.0001

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Social Welfare Policies and Population Questions in the 1930s

Social Welfare Policies and Population Questions in the 1930s

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(p.159) conclusion Social Welfare Policies and Population Questions in the 1930s
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Reproducing the British Caribbean
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Juanita De Barros

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469616056.003.0007

This chapter considers the extent to which many of the ideas and approaches concerning population growth and infant and maternal welfare in Britain's Caribbean colonies—particularly Jamaica, Guyana, and Barbados—continued to be expressed in the 1930s in the context of the West India Royal Commission (Moyne Commission) hearings. It also examines how Caribbean men and women influenced the commission by expressing their views about sex, reproduction, and morality, as well as making their own demands.

Keywords:   population growth, child welfare, maternal welfare, Britain, Caribbean, colonies, West India Royal Commission, sex, reproduction, morality

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