A Concise Economic History of the World

A Concise Economic History of the World : From Paleolithic Times to the Present

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This is the fourth edition of a successful textbook, which was first written by Rondo Cameron (the third edition having been published in 1997). As with previous editions, the book covers the full span of economic history from pre-history to the present. It offers an introduction to the study of both economic history and economic development.show more

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  • Hardback | 528 pages
  • 158 x 243.3 x 27.9mm | 816.48g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 31 halftones and 491 lc
  • 0195127048
  • 9780195127041

Table of contents

1. INTRODUCTION: ECONOMIC HISTORY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT; 2. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN ANCIENT HISTORY; 3. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN MEDIEVAL EUROPE; 4. NON-WESTERN ECONOMIES ON THE EVE OF WESTERN EXPANSION; 5. EUROPE'S SECOND LOGISTIC; 6. ECONOMIC NATIONALISM AND IMPERIALISM; 7. THE DAWN OF MODERN INDUSTRY; 8. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY: BASIC DETERMINANTS; 9. PATTERNS OF DEVELOPMENT: THE EARLY INDUSTRIALIZERS; 10. PATTERNS OF DEVELOPMENT: LATECOMERS AND NO-SHOWS; 11. STRATEGIC SECTORS; 12. THE GROWTH OF THE WORLD ECONOMY; 13. OVERVIEW OF THE WORLD ECONOMY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; 14. INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC DISINTEGRATION; 15. REBUILDING THE WORLD ECONOMY; 16. THE WORLD ECONOMY AT THE END OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; 17. BIBLIOGRAPHY; 18. INDEXshow more

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