Publications - Dr. Roy McCree

 

Publications

           Books

  • 1997-Selwyn Ryan, Roy Mc Cree and Godfrey St. Bernard. Behind the Bridge: Poverty, Patronage and Politics in Laventille, Trinidad. The University of the West Indies, Trinidad: Institute of Social and Economic Research.

           Book Chapters  

  • 1995- "Conflict, Continuity and Change in the Organization of Sport in a Trinidad Community." In The Social Role of Sport in the Caribbean, edited by Michael Malec, 173-196. United States: Gordon and Breach, 1995.
  • 1995- "Blackman on a White Horse." In The Black Power Revolution 1970: A Retrospective, edited by Selwyn Ryan and Taimoon Stewart, 523-541. University of the West Indies, Trinidad: Institute of Social and Economic Research, 1995.
  • 1999 - “Ethnicity and Cultural Festivals in Trinidad and Tobago.” In Race, Culture and Identity in the Caribbean, edited by Ralph Premdas, 115-142.  UWI, St. Augustine: School of Continuing Studies.
  • 1999- “Discrimination at Nightclubs: Jamming Racism in Contemporary Trinidad.”  In  Race, Culture and Identity in the Caribbean, edited by Ralph Premdas, 282-320.  UWI, School of Continuing Studies
  • 2010-“Sport and Multiple Identities in Post-War Trinidad: The Case of McDonald Bailey.” In The Sociology of Sport and Social Theory, edited by Earl Smith, Chapter 15, 201-214. Human Kinetics.
  • 2014- “Student Athletic Migration from Trinidad and Tobago.” In Women, Soccer and Transnational Migration, edited by Sine Agergaard and Nina Clara Tiesler, 73-85. London and New York: Routledge.
  • 2014.- “Race, colour and class in Caribbean Society.” In Routledge International Handbook of Race, Class, and Gender, edited by Shirley Jackson, 233-239. London and New York: Routledge.
  • 2015- “The Fight Outside the Ring: Female Boxing Officials in Trinidad and Tobago.” In Global Perspectives on Women in Combat Sports: Women Warriors around the World, edited by Alex Channon and Christopher Matthews, 104-118. London: PALGRAVE MACMILLAN.
  • 2016 - "Sociology of Sport: English-Speaking Caribbean." In Sociology of Sport: A Global Subdiscipline in Review, edited by Kevin Young, 343-359. United Kingdom: Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

  • 2017-"Caribbean Sport Sociology: The Ongoing Journey" In Reflections on Sociology of Sport: Ten Questions, Ten Scholars, Ten Perspectives Vol: 10, edited by Keving Young, 119-133. United Kingdom: Emerald Group Publishing Limited. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1476-285420170000010008
  • 2018-“The Boundaries of Publication: The Making of Beyond a Boundary.” In Marxism, Colonialism and Cricket: C.L.R. James’s Beyond a Boundary, edited by David Featherstone, Christopher Gair, Christian Høgsbjerg, and Andrew Smith, 95-116. Duke University Press. https://www.dukeupress.edu/marxism-colonialism-and-cricket

Editor

  • 2007- Guest Editor- Special Issue of Journal of Social and Economic Studies (SES), 56(4) (December): “Crisis, Chaos and Change in the Caribbean, Part 1.”
  • 2008-Guest Editor- Special Issue of Journal of Social and Economic Studies, 57(2) (March): “Crisis, Chaos and Change in the Caribbean, Part II.

Journals

  • 1990-"Whither Jets, Hawks and Civic? The Organisation of Sport in a Community in Trinidad: The Case of Point Fortin, 1970-1986." Arena Review 14, no.1 (May-June 1990): 86-100. Centre for the Study of Sport in Society: Northeastern University, Boston,USA
  • 1996- “The Chinese Game of Whe Whe in Trinidad: From Criminalization to Criminalization.” Caribbean Quarterly 42(2&3) (June-September 1996):1-28.
  • 2000- "Professional Soccer in the Caribbean: The Case of Trinidad and Tobago." International Review for the Sociology of Sport, 35(2) (June): 199-218.
  • 2008-“Modern Sport, Middle Classes and Globalization in the Post -War Caribbean 1945-1952: Variations on a Theme.”  The International Journal of the History of Sport 25(4) (March):472-492.
  • 2008-“The Social Bases for the Exclusion of Sport from Caribbean Economic Development.” Iberoamericana: Nordic Journal of Latin American Studies 38(1-2): 154-176.
  • 2009-“Casino Gambling in Trinidad and Tobago: Contradictions and Challenges.” In Jamaica’s Casino Initiative: The Policy Options, 73-84. The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus.
  • 2009-“Sport Policy and the New Public Management in the Caribbean: Convergence or Resurgence?” Public Management Review, 11(4) July:461-476.
  • 2010-“Female Boxing and Violence in Trinidad.” Journal for the Study of Sports and Athletes in Education, 2010. 4(2): 43-58.
  • 2011-“The Death of a Female Boxer: Media, Sport, Nationalism, and Gender.” Journal of Sport and Social Issues, 35(4):327-349.
  • 2016 -"In the crucible of change: Bailey, Britain and the post-war Olympic Games.” Sport in Society. Published online 22 January 2016. http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/9JzJ9ySqwD39mqxbF9Rw/full
  • 2016-“Female Soccer and Parenting in the Caribbean.” Women, Gender and Families of Colour, 4(1) (Spring): 36-56.

Other Articles

  • 1997- "The Research of Poverty and the Poverty of Research." Caribbean Action on Population and Development 2(2) (September 1997).
  • 1997-“Carnival,Calypso and Ethnicity.” Caribbean Dialogue 3(4) (October/December 1997): 93-102
  • 1998-“Violence: A Preliminary Look at Gangs in Trinidad and Tobago.” Caribbean Journal of Criminology and Social Psychology. 3(1&2) (January/July 1998):155-173.
  • 2000- "Youth Suicide in the Caribbean." Caribbean Action on Population and Development, 4(1) May: 11-13.

Technical Reports

  • 1992- Dr. Rhoda Reddock and Roy Mc Cree: Race, Class and Gender in Trinidad and Tobago: A Study of Social Stratification, Social Mobility and Social Interaction.  A Research report prepared for the Ford Foundation as part of "The Future of the Caribbean Project", UWI, St Augustine: Institute of Social and Economic Research.
  • 1996- Human Development Report for Trinidad and Tobago 1996. This was prepared for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). I was responsible for sourcing, analyzing and presenting all the data for this report.
  • 1998-.“Summary of Findings from Public Consultation towards Preparation of National Sport Policy in Trinidad and Tobago.” For Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs, Government of Trinidad and Tobago. I also formulated first draft of first ever national sport policy.
  • 1999- "The Impact of Atlantic LNG on the Quality of Life in Point Fortin, Trinidad, 1996-1999."
  • 2000-Poverty Alleviation and Public Sector Reform in the Caribbean: The Case of Guyana.  For Caribbean Development Bank (CDB)
  • 2000- Poverty Alleviation and Public Sector Reform in the Caribbean: The Case of Trinidad and Tobago.  For Caribbean Development Bank (CDB)
  • 2002- “The Potential Impact of Industrial Expansion in South Western Trinidad.”
  • 2005-“The Potential Socio-Economic Impact of Highway Expansion in Trinidad and Tobago: A Sociological Profile of Nearby Communities”
  • 2006-“Household Survey of Socio-economic Conditions in La Brea, Point Fortin and Chatham in Trinidad and Tobago” in relation to construction of Aluminum plant in southern Trinidad. National Gas Company of Trinidad and Tobago.
  • 2007- [Joint project with Dr. Leslie-Ann Jordan; Dr. Acolla Lewis and Mr. Prakash Ramlakhan] “An Examination of the Feasibility of a Multi Skilled Training Center in Mayaro-Guayaguayare, Trinidad.” For British Petroleum Company, Trinidad and Tobago Limited. My specific role: to analyze socio-economic conditions in the community and review various social interventions to help develop the community.
  • 2012- “Socio-Economic Profile of East Port of Spain with Recommendations for Social Policy Interventions.” For Dover, Kohl and Partners Company, Miami, Florida.
  • 2013-Survey of Participation in Sport and Exercise Among School Children in Trinidad and Tobago (Primary and Secondary). Ministry of Sport: Government of Trinidad and Tobago.