Industrial Organization in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries

Industrial Organization in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries

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First Published in 1963. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa more

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  • Paperback | 296 pages
  • 138 x 216mm | 548g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1138992437
  • 9781138992436

Table of contents

The amalgamation of the crafts; differentiation of classes within the craft gild; industrial capital v. commercial capital; the Elizabeth company; the Stuart corporations of small masters; joint-stock enterprise and industrial monopoly; protectionism under James I; the antecedents of the trade union. Appendix A: extracts from the clothworkers' court book, 1537-1639; classification of woolgrowers and clothiers, 1615; Charles I and the pin monopoly; the feltmakers' joint-stock project, circa 1611; "the case of the feltmakers truely stated"; extracts from feltmakers' ordinances and court book, mainly illustrating the dispute of 1696-9; the statue of apprentices set aside. Appendix B: list of manuscript sources for the history of the industrial companies of London during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Appendix C: list of books and articles more