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Major Works: Economic History

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 213 new and published major works in the subject of Economic History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time. Worthy mentions include a new Sports Studies and Construction Series.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. The Industrial Revolution in the Eighteenth Century

    An outline of the beginnings of the modern factory system in England

    By Paul Mantoux

    Series: Economic History

    This classic volume, first published in 1928, is a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of the Industrial Revolution. Arranged in three distinct parts, it covers: * Preparatory Changes* Inventions and Factories* The Immediate Consequences. A valuable reference, it is, as Professor T. S....

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  2. Living Through the Industrial Revolution

    By Stella Davies

    Series: Economic History

    First published in 1966, this revealing study looks closely into the lives of the men, women and children working in mines, workshops, factories and farms during the industrial revolution. It investigates the inventors whose new machines made the industrial revolution possible, and reflects on the...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  3. The Industrial History of Modern England

    By George Herbert Perris

    Series: Economic History

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  4. An Economic History of England 1870-1939

    By William Ashworth

    Series: Economic History

    This is a comprehensive account of a decisive epoch in England's economic development by a leading economic historian. 'Works of economic history often get bogged dwon in figures - so many machines, so much unemployment, often, too, they are histories of technology, not of economic...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  5. Essays on a Mature Economy: Britain After 1840

    Papers and Proceedings on the New Economic History of Britain 1840-1930

    Edited by Deirdre McCloskey

    Series: Economic History

    These unique papers were originally read at a conference on the new economic history of Britain at Harvard in 1970, and each is accompanied by a summary of the discussion that followed it. The participants of the conference represented a broad range of scholars from both sides of the Atlantic. The...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  6. An Economic History of England: the Eighteenth Century

    By T.S. Ashton

    Series: Economic History

    T.S. Ashton has sought less to cover the field of economic history in detail than to offer a commentary, with a stress on trends of development rather than on forms of organization or economic legislation. This book seeks to interpret the growth of population, agriculture, maufacture, trade and...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  7. Industries of London Since 1861

    By P.G. Hall

    Series: Economic History

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  8. Roots of American Economic Growth 1607-1861

    An Essay on Social Causation

    By Stuart Bruchey

    Series: Economic History

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  9. Open-Field Farming in Medieval Europe

    A Study of Village By-laws

    By Warren Ault

    Series: Economic History

    This book presents a detailed account of the co-operative practice of agriculture in medieval England, shedding much light on how medieval villagers governed their own affairs. During this period co-operation was essential in ploughing, sowing and reaping, with communal control of the pasturing of...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  10. Business History

    Selected Readings

    Edited by K. A Tucker

    Series: Economic History

    This selection of readings demonstrates the use of both descriptive analysis and quantitative methods in the study of business records. The emphasis, however, is on the role of various quantitative approaches. Part I contains articles that consider a number of questions about the methods to be used...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The History of Financial Crises
    Edited by D'Maris Coffman, Larry Neal
    To Be Published September 14th 2014

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