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'Dangerously Large': The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica

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  • معلومة اضافية
    • Publication Information:
      BRILL, 2009.
    • Publication Date:
      2009
    • Collection:
      DOAJ-Articles
    • Abstract:
      In the late 1930s, following a massive labor rebellion on the island, a group of middle- and upper-class Jamaicans launched a campaign to spread access to modern birth control technology to the working classes, leading to the establishment of the first birth control clinic in Kingston in March of 1939. This paper analyzes the debate that arose as a result of these activities during this period, focusing on the ways concerns surrounding “over-population” and illegitimacy in Jamaica were intimately linked to class and racial tensions as well as to local and international nationalist, feminist, and eugenics movements.
    • ISSN:
      1382-2373
    • Accession Number:
      edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      NICOLE BOURBONNAIS. “Dangerously Large”: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica. NWIG, [s. l.], 2009. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsair&AN=edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26&custid=s8280428. Acesso em: 14 ago. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Nicole Bourbonnais. “Dangerously Large”: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica. NWIG. July 2009. Accessed August 14, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsair&AN=edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26&custid=s8280428
    • APA:
      Nicole Bourbonnais. (2009). “Dangerously Large”: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica. NWIG.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Nicole Bourbonnais. 2009. “‘Dangerously Large’: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica.” NWIG, July. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsair&AN=edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26&custid=s8280428.
    • Harvard:
      Nicole Bourbonnais (2009) ‘“Dangerously Large”: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica’, NWIG. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsair&AN=edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26&custid=s8280428 (Accessed: 14 August 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Nicole Bourbonnais 2009, ‘“Dangerously Large”: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica’, NWIG, viewed 14 August 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Nicole Bourbonnais. “‘Dangerously Large’: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica.” NWIG, July 2009. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsair&AN=edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26&custid=s8280428.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Nicole Bourbonnais. “‘Dangerously Large’: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica.” NWIG, July 1, 2009. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsair&AN=edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26&custid=s8280428.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Nicole Bourbonnais. “Dangerously Large”: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Debate over Birth Control in Jamaica. NWIG [Internet]. 2009 Jul 1 [cited 2020 Aug 14]; Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsair&AN=edsair.doajarticles..8d9a302b8b2c77a2aed4bbd920886f26&custid=s8280428