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The Resource The great divergence : China, Europe, and the making of the modern world economy, Kenneth Pomeranz

The great divergence : China, Europe, and the making of the modern world economy, Kenneth Pomeranz

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The great divergence : China, Europe, and the making of the modern world economy
Title
The great divergence
Title remainder
China, Europe, and the making of the modern world economy
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Pomeranz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text offers insight into one of the classic questions of history: why did sustained industrial growth begin in Northwest Europe, despite surprising similarities between advanced areas of Europe and East Asia?
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Pomeranz, Kenneth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton economic history of the Western world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • China
  • Economic development
  • Comparative economics
  • Développement économique
  • Économie politique comparée
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Chine
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • HISTORY
  • Comparative economics
  • Economic development
  • Economic history
  • China
  • Europe
  • Economische politiek
  • Economische ontwikkeling
  • Industrialisierung
  • Nordwesteuropa
  • Ostasien
  • História econômica (século 18;século 19)
  • Economia internacional
  • Desenvolvimento econômico
  • Économie comparée
  • Développement économique
  • Chine
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
The great divergence : China, Europe, and the making of the modern world economy, Kenneth Pomeranz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-371) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Comparisons, connections, and narratives of European economic development -- Europe before Asia? Population, capital accumulation, and technology in explanations of European development -- Market economies in Europe and Asia -- Luxury consumption and the rise of capitalism -- Visible hands: firm structure, sociopolitical structure, and "capitalism" in Europe and Asia -- Shared constraints: ecological strain in Western Europe and East Asia -- Abolishing the land constraint: the Americas as a new kind of periphery
Control code
ocm51321161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823499
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt116c2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51321161
Label
The great divergence : China, Europe, and the making of the modern world economy, Kenneth Pomeranz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-371) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Comparisons, connections, and narratives of European economic development -- Europe before Asia? Population, capital accumulation, and technology in explanations of European development -- Market economies in Europe and Asia -- Luxury consumption and the rise of capitalism -- Visible hands: firm structure, sociopolitical structure, and "capitalism" in Europe and Asia -- Shared constraints: ecological strain in Western Europe and East Asia -- Abolishing the land constraint: the Americas as a new kind of periphery
Control code
ocm51321161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823499
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt116c2
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51321161

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