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Economy and Society By Colin Holmes

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A detailed exploration of important features of the rapid economic growth in Europe in the 19th and 20th centuries, followed by a number of reflective essays on the theme of the social consequences of that great change.
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Economy and Society: European Industrialization and Its Social Consequences by Colin Holmes

This is a detailed exploration of important features - including causes - of the rapid economic growth in Europe in the 19th and 20th centuries, followed by a number of reflective essays on the theme of the social consequences of that great change. In both sections the essays embrace development all over western and central Europe, and the whole book should inform and interest a wide audience from undergraduate level up.

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Table of Contents


Part 1 Introduction, Colin Holmes and Alan Booth. Part 2 Industrialization: economic growth in Europe, D.Landes; economic backwardness in Europe, A.Teichova; entrepreneurs in Britain, M.Kirby; instability in inter-war Europe, D.Aldcroft; the Irish economy, P.Ollerenshaw; the Spanish economy, J.Harrison; the world economy, J.Kuczynski. Part 3 Social consequences: wages, 1870-1914, C.Feinstein; women and industrialization, J.Savile; labour in 19th century Germany, J.Kocka; urban design and architecture, A.Sutcliffe; urbanization in Franch, H.Homburg; urbanization in Germany, M.Wehler.

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GOR010515718
Economy and Society: European Industrialization and Its Social Consequences by Colin Holmes
Colin Holmes
Used - Good
Hardback
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
1991-10-01
256
0718513371
9780718513375
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.