The Resource Money in Asia (1200-1900) : small currencies in social and political contexts, edited by Jane Kate Leonard and Ulrich Theobald

Money in Asia (1200-1900) : small currencies in social and political contexts, edited by Jane Kate Leonard and Ulrich Theobald

Label
Money in Asia (1200-1900) : small currencies in social and political contexts
Title
Money in Asia (1200-1900)
Title remainder
small currencies in social and political contexts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jane Kate Leonard and Ulrich Theobald
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Money in Asia examines two chronic problems that faced early modern monetary economies in East, South, and Southeast Asia: The inability to provide sufficient amounts of small currencies to facilitate local economic transactions and to control currency depreciation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
332.4/950903
Index
index present
LC call number
HG1202
LC item number
.M67 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Monies, Markets, and Finance in East Asia, 1600-1900
Label
Money in Asia (1200-1900) : small currencies in social and political contexts, edited by Jane Kate Leonard and Ulrich Theobald
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Copyright
Note
Includes index
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  • net
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface Some Thoughts on the Nature of Money; Acknowledgements; List of Tables, Figures and Maps; List of Contributors; Introduction Control the Uncontrollable: The Endless Trouble with Small Cash; Part 1 Small Currencies: Theory and Comparative Perspective; Chapter 1 Link-Unit-of-Account Versus Ratio-Unit-of-Account Moneys: Seventeenth-Century Dutch Mint Policy; Chapter 2 The Development of Small Early Money in Western Antiquity and Early China; Chapter 3 Fractional Pieces and Non-Metallic Monies in Medieval India (1200-1750)
  • Chapter 13 Silver, Copper, Rice, and Debt: Monetary Policy and Office Selling in China during the Taiping RebellionChapter 14 Monetary and Non-Monetary Military Rewards in the Early and High-Qing Period (1673-1795); Chapter 15 The Fixers: The Role of Zhili Grain Brokers in the 1826 Sea Transport Experiment; Part 4 Metals and Mint Metals in Japan: Glimpses from Trade and Diplomacy; Chapter 16 Import Trade in Precious Metals and the Economy of Japan, 1763-c. 1850; Chapter 17 Copper Transportation in Tokugawa Japan: Its Influence on Copper Shortage in Nagasaki
  • Chapter 4 The 'Doit Infestation in Java': Exchange Rates between Silver and Copper Coins in Netherlands India in the Period 1816-1854Part 2 Small Currencies in China: Case Studies of Legal, Economic, and Cultural Aspects; Chapter 5 "Silver is Expensive, Cash is Cheap": Official and Private Cash Forgeries as the Main Cause for the Nineteenth-Century Monetary Turmoil; Chapter 6 The Devastation of the Qing Mints, 1821-1850; Chapter 7 Smoke on the Mountain: The Infamous Counterfeiting Case of Tongzi District, Guizhou Province, 1794
  • Chapter 8 Japanese and Vietnamese Coins Circulating in China: A Numismatic ApproachChapter 9 Copper Cash in Chinese Short Stories Compiled by Feng Menglong (1574-1646); Chapter 10 Cash Crimes: Why Cash Mattered in Mid-Eighteenth Century Petty Crime; Chapter 11 Legal Conflicts Concerning Wage Payments in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century China: The Baxian Cases; Chapter 12 Coins Which are Not Money: Cultural Functions and Symbolism; Part 3 Chinese Experiments in Monetary Policy, Military Expenditure, and Grain Transport
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ocn902674191
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1 online resource
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online
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9789004288355
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b37430348
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)902674191
  • pebcs900428835X

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