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The noblemen get frightened and Prospero appears to them with Ferdinand and Miranda. The 1960 University College of the West Indies (now UWI) study found that, since the 1940s, the Rastafarians had become popular among large numbers of the disenfranchised, poor, unemployed, hopeless, and belligerent youths of the Jamaican under-class- persons who felt they were left behind by the colonial government and its supposed progress toward Jamaican nationalism and independence.

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Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (January 17, 2001)

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