The Resource State or merchant? : political economy and political process in 1740s China, Helen Dunstan, (electronic resource)

State or merchant? : political economy and political process in 1740s China, Helen Dunstan, (electronic resource)

Label
State or merchant? : political economy and political process in 1740s China
Title
State or merchant?
Title remainder
political economy and political process in 1740s China
Statement of responsibility
Helen Dunstan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What did it mean to run a large, commercialized agrarian polity according to the best Confucian principles? The author investigates the scope and limits of belief in market forces among those critical of government intervention, establishing that economic arguments for state withdrawal from the grain trade were available by 1750
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
330.951/032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC427.7
LC item number
.D864 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Harvard East Asian monographs
Series volume
273
Label
State or merchant? : political economy and political process in 1740s China, Helen Dunstan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Private -sector stockpiling: state versus hoarder -- Legal ambiguity, coercive practice -- The subtler ways of handling hoarders -- Interventionism questioned -- Public-sector stockpiling: the state as hoarder? -- The issues in the ever-normal granaries debate -- A sage and his advisors: 1738-43 -- Overt and covert: 1744-47 -- The grand discussion: 1748-49 -- The slashing of the targets -- Of loose ends and parallel developments
Control code
ocn647509344
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 523 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781684174416
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
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22573/ctt1tkpw1f
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37279889
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)647509344
  • jstor1684174414
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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