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    DescriptionGlobalisation is a choice, not a fact. It is the result of policy decisions and the politics that shape them. Jeffry A. Frieden's insightful history explores the golden age of globalisation during the early years of the twentieth century, its swift collapse in the crises of 1914-1945, the divisions of the Cold War world and the turn again towards global integration at the end of the century. His history is full of character and event, as entertaining as it is enlightening.


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    Title
    Global Capitalism
    Subtitle
    Its Fall and Rise in the Twentieth Century
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jeffry A. Frieden
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 576
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 200 mm
    Thickness: 38 mm
    Weight: 481 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780393329810
    ISBN 10: 039332981X
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SOC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.0
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: JFFS
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/20CNTY
    B&T General Subject: 180
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17400
    Ingram Subject Code: BE
    LC classification: D
    BISAC V2.8: BUS069020, HIS037070, BUS023000, BUS029000
    B&T Approval Code: A49010000
    DC22: 337.0904
    Thema V1.0: NHB, KCS, KCL, KCZ
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Publisher
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    01 June 2007
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    JEFFRY A. FRIEDEN is the Stanfield Professor of International Peace at Harvard University.
    Review quote
    "...one of the most comprehensive histories of modern capitalism yet written." The New York Times Book Review "Those who forget the past are condemned to repeat it. That is the lesson of this well-timed account of the recent history of capitalism from the first Golden Age of globalisation in the late 19th century to the present, uncertain juncture." Financial Times "Frieden has a wonderful way of weaving together politics and economics, past and present in an accessible narrative that is... even-handed and objective." Washington Post"