The Resource States of credit : size, power, and the development of European polities, David Stasavage

States of credit : size, power, and the development of European polities, David Stasavage

Label
States of credit : size, power, and the development of European polities
Title
States of credit
Title remainder
size, power, and the development of European polities
Statement of responsibility
David Stasavage
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
States of Credit provides the first comprehensive look at the joint development of representative assemblies and public borrowing in Europe during the medieval and early modern eras. In this pioneering book, David Stasavage argues that unique advances in political representation allowed certain European states to gain early and advantageous access to credit, but the emergence of an active form of political representation itself depended on two underlying factors: compact geography and a strong mercantile presence. Stasavage shows that active representative assemblies were more likely to be s
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
336.3/4094
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HJ8615
LC item number
.S857 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Princeton economic history of the Western world
Label
States of credit : size, power, and the development of European polities, David Stasavage
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-186) and index
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  • net
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
Introduction -- The evolution and importance of public credit -- Representative assemblies in Europe, 1250-1750 -- Representation and credit in a broad sample of states -- Origins of city-states -- Three city-state experiences -- Three territorial state experiences -- Implications for state formation and development
Control code
ocn733555290
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400838875
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613129277
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • 22573/cttvtj8
  • 312927
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not applicable
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.b26054310
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)733555290
  • pebcs1400838878

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