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Why does Barbados symbolic transition to a republic matter

Goddard, Robert (2022) Why does Barbados symbolic transition to a republic matter. LSE Latin America and Caribbean Blog (13 Jan 2022). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Barbados transition to a republic is merely symbolic, but for generations of Barbadians, there has been something incongruous about the symbols and images dominating the spaces around the country. Symbols matter in the histories of nation-states and this marks the capstone of a much longer process of decolonisation from Britain, writes Robert Goddard (Emory University).

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/latamcaribbean/
Additional Information: © 2022 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JL Political institutions (America except United States)
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2022 11:21
Last Modified: 22 Mar 2022 11:21
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/114179

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