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Lecture: The Caribbean and the making of the modern world

Drayton, Richard, 'The collaboration of labour: Slaves, empire and globalization in the Atlantic world, c.1600-1850' in A. G. Hopkins (ed.), Globalization in World History (London, 2002), pp. 98-114.

Grossman, L. S., The Political Ecology of Bananas: Contract Farming, Peasants, and Agrarian Change in the Eastern Caribbean (Chapel Hill, 1998).

Higman, B. W., A Concise History of the Caribbean (New York, 2011), chapter 7.

Ho, Christine G.T. and Keith Nurse (eds), Globalisation, Diaspora and Caribbean Popular Culture (Kingston; Miami, 2005).

Ortega, J. G., 'Machines, modernity, and sugar: the Greater Caribbean in a global context, 1812-50', Journal of Global History 9: 1 (2014), pp. 1-25

Payne, A., ‘The end of Green Gold? Comparative development options and strategies in the Eastern Caribbean banana-producing islands’, Studies in Comparative International Development 41 (2006), pp. 25-46.

Potter, Robert B. et al, The Contemporary Caribbean (London, 2004), chapter 10.

Richardson, Bonham C., The Caribbean in the Wider World, 1492-1992 (Cambridge, 1992).

Sansavior, Eva and Richard Scholar (eds), Caribbean Globalizations, 1492 to the Present Day (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2015).