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Slipping away banana politics and fair trade in the Eastern Caribbean

Slipping away banana politics and fair trade in the Eastern Caribbean

Slipping Away: Banana Politics And Fair Trade In The Eastern Caribbean: 250 Many Ref

This book discusses the economic impact of globalization on the banana industry in the Mabouya Valley region in St. Lucia and the attempts of the rural poor in the valley in negotiating for a stronger position through Fair Trade. The book consists of 11 chapters on the history of St. Lucia; the sense of identity given by banana production to the island growers; the impact of global trade on St.

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DOI: 10.1080/2325548x.2013.871985

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