Industrialization: Critical Perspectives on the World Economy

1st Edition

Patrick O'Brien

Published April 9, 1998
Reference - 1768 Pages
ISBN 9780415123693 - CAT# RU13557
Series: Critical Perspectives on the World Economy


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The processes of industrialization have played a major role in the development of modern society. This set draws together a broad range of material, to provide a unique reference collection of the most important writings on this seminal subject. Industrialization is viewed as a global phenomenon, and the chronological and geographical coverage in the set is broad.
Volume One: Industrialization: Definition, Concepts and Contexts
The Historical Process
Volume Two: Global Diffusion: Present Tendencies and Future Trends
Intersectoral Connections
International Economic Relations
Volume Three: National Case Studies:
(i) Europe
(ii) The Americas: North and South
Volume Four: (iii) Asia

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