The Resource Why Europe was first : social change and economic growth in Europe and East Asia 1500-2050, Erik Ringmar, (electronic resource)

Why Europe was first : social change and economic growth in Europe and East Asia 1500-2050, Erik Ringmar, (electronic resource)

Label
Why Europe was first : social change and economic growth in Europe and East Asia 1500-2050
Title
Why Europe was first
Title remainder
social change and economic growth in Europe and East Asia 1500-2050
Statement of responsibility
Erik Ringmar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An engaging and enigmatic historical review of the way in which some countries have become economic successes, leaving others in their wake
Member of
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
338.94
Index
index present
LC call number
HC240
LC item number
.R545 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Anthem studies in development and globalization
Label
Why Europe was first : social change and economic growth in Europe and East Asia 1500-2050, Erik Ringmar, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-391) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The nature & origin of modern society -- The failure & success of East Asia -- The self-transforming machine -- The discovery of distance -- The face in the mirror -- Institutions that reflect -- Origins of the entrepreneurial outlook -- The age of the demiurge -- Institutions that get things done -- A world in pieces -- The polite alternative -- Institutions that deal with conflicts -- Institutions & revolutions -- Reflection -- Entrepreneurship -- Pluralism -- Europe & China compared -- Foreign challenges, Japanese responses -- Japan & China in a modern world -- The new politics of modernization
Control code
ocn654828922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 416 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857287045
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1gwwt13
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.b35172630
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654828922
  • jstor0857287044

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