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  1. Fifty Major Economists

    3rd Edition

    By Steven Pressman

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    An introduction to the life, work and ideas of the people who have shaped the economic landscape from the sixteenth century to the present day. Now in a third edition, it considers how major economists might have viewed challenges such as the continuing economic slump, high unemployment and the...

    Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The South Sea Bubble

    An Economic History of its Origins and Consequences.

    By Helen Paul

    The book is an economic history of the South Sea Bubble. It combines economic theory and quantitative analysis with historical evidence in order to provide a rounded account. It brings together scholarship from a variety of different fields to update the existing historical work on the Bubble. Up...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Science, technology and economic growth in the eighteenth century

    By A E Musson

    Originally published in 1972.This book illustrates the growing awareness of the importance of science and technology in the Industrial Revolution. The contributors show that the growth in the teaching and literature of natural philosophy (mechanics, hydraulics etc), mathematics and chemistry,...

    Published August 6th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Growth of the International Economy, 1820-2015

    5th Edition

    By Michael Graff, A.G. Kenwood, A.L. Lougheed

    Kenwood and Lougheed’s classic book has been the benchmark introduction to the development of the global economy for decades. For this fifth edition, Michael Graff has brought the story up to date to include events from the early part of the twenty first century – continued globalization, the...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Markets and Manufacture in Early Industrial Europe (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Maxine Berg

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This edited collection, first published in 1991, focuses on the commercial relations, marketing structures and development of consumption that accompanied early industrial expansion. The papers examine aspects of industrial structure and work organisation, including women’s work, and highlight the...

    Published July 25th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Russia’s Changing Economic and Political Regimes

    The Putin Years and Afterwards

    Edited by Andrey Makarychev, Andre Mommen

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    The book reveals the interconnection between social, cultural and political protest movements and social and economic changes in a post-communist country like Russia still dominated by bureaucratic rulers and "oligarchs" controlling all basic industries and mining activities. Those interests are...

    Published July 18th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Social England in the Fifteenth Century (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study of the Effects of Economic Conditions

    By Annie Abram

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Annie Abram was born in London in 1869 and died in Sussex in 1930. She contributed significantly to the twentieth-century historiography of late medieval England, researching the social, cultural and religious mores of the English laity and clergy. First published in 1909, this title explores the...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. An Economic History of Early Modern India

    By Tirthankar Roy

    The death of the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb in 1707 until the annexation of Maratha territories by the British East India Company in 1818 was a period of transition for the economy of India. This book focuses on these transitions, and shows how a study of this period of Indian history contributes to...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The American Middle Class

    A Cultural History

    By Lawrence R Samuel

    The middle class is often viewed as the heart of American society, the key to the country’s democracy and prosperity. Most Americans believe they belong to this group, and few politicians can hope to be elected without promising to serve the middle class. Yet today the American middle class is...

    Published June 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  10. Class, Politics and the Economy (Routledge Revivals)

    By Stewart Clegg, Paul Boreham, Geoff Dow

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This study, first published in 1986, provides a systematic account of the processes and structure of class formation in the major advanced capitalist societies. The focus is on the organizational mechanisms of class cohesion and division, theoretically deriving from a neo-Marxian perspective....

    Published June 20th 2013 by Routledge