HIST 564 Week 8

Holt The Problem of Freedom in the Age of Revolution


1. How did the “dual revolutions” usher in new relationships between the individual and society?

2. How does Holt’s analysis relate to that of Elsa Barkley Brown?

3. Compare the Swing Rebellion with the Christmas Revolt.

4. How did Jamaica’s export trade shift during the twentieth century?

5. According to Holt, what is “the problem of freedom?”