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About Cecily Jones

Cecily Jones is a Senior Lecturer at the Institute for Gender and Development Studies, Mona, University of the West Indies. Her work includes Engendering Whiteness: White women and colonialism in Barbados and North Carolina, 1627-1865.

Articles by Cecily Jones

This week’s World Forum for Democracy 2017 editors

Georgios Kolliarakis

Georgios Kolliarakis political scientist, is a senior researcher at the University of Frankfurt.

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Rosemary Bechler is openDemocracy’s Editor.

Introducing this week’s theme: Media, parties and populism.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Shades of white: gender, race, and slavery in the Caribbean

Both whiteness and blackness were stratified along gendered lines in the colonial-era Caribbean. Many of the norms this engendered persist today.

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