The Politics of Change

The Politics of Change

RARE First edition hardcover printing of "The Politics of Change A Jamaican Testament" by Michael Manley. In excellent pre-loved condition. No lines notes or marks within text. Dust Jacket intact with light wear as shown.

Michael Manley, former Prime Minister of Jamaica, examines the condition of the country as a newly independent nation seeking to define a moral frame, a social objective, and a possible methodology for its political system. He discusses imperialism, human rights, education, productivity; his own attitude toward communism, socialism, and drugs.

The Author:
Michael Norman Manley was a Jamaican politician who served as the fourth Prime Minister of Jamaica from 1972 to 1980 and from 1989 to 1992. Manley championed a democratic socialist program, and has been described as a populist. He remains one of Jamaica's most popular prime ministers.