Colonialism and Resistance in Belize, Essays in Historical Sociology
Author: O. Nigel Bolland
Paperback – 238 pages
2nd Edition – 2004 (revised June 2003)
This revised collection of essays focuses on topics of importance to the history and people of Belize, during three centuries of colonialism. It examines the early British settlement, the nature of slavery in Belize and the development of Creole culture, as well as relations between the Maya and the British in the 19th century and systems of labour control after Emancipation, ending with contemporary issues of ethnicity and politics.