• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index


A millenarian movement of Afrocentric Black Jamaicans deriving their tag, “Rastafari,” directly from their deity, Emperor Haile Selassie I (Ras meaning duke or head combined with the emperor's precoronation name Tafari Makonnen), Rastas emerged from the Jamaican working classes in the ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles