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The Advent of Modern Capitalism in France, 1770–1840: The Contribution of Pierre-François Tubeuf

Gwynne Lewis

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198228950
eISBN:
9780191678844
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198228950.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

This story in this is book is about one of the most dynamic entrepreneurs in modern French history. The book examines Pierre-François Tubeuf's contribution to the development of industry in France. ... More


Dividing the Nile: Egypt's Economic Nationalists in the Sudan 1918-56

David E. Mills

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9789774166389
eISBN:
9781617975882
Item type:
book
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166389.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Dividing the Nile offers a new perspective on Anglo-Egyptian rule in the Sudan. Most scholarship has attributed Sudanese independence in 1956 to British dominance of the Condominium, historical ... More


Afghanistan Blues: Seeing Beyond the Burqa on You Tube

Dinah Zeiger

in Land of the Unconquerable: The Lives of Contemporary Afghan Women

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520261853
eISBN:
9780520948990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520261853.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

The new media provided Afghan women with a means of circumventing mainstream mass media to directly address a worldwide audience. Burqa-clad women pose a problem for Western viewers because of the ... More


Fringe Existence: Uyghur Entrepreneurs and Ethnic Relations in Urban Xinjiang

Tyler Harlan

in Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang: Unrest in China's West

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231169981
eISBN:
9780231540445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169981.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Tyler Harlan’s chapter highlights an economic source of Han-Uyghur tensions by explaining how Xinjiang’s private sector privileges Han-owned businesses linked to state networks, which results in ... More


An Economic Lifeline? Egyptian Reliance on Sudanese Imports

David E. Mills

in Dividing the Nile: Egypt's Economic Nationalists in the Sudan 1918-56

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9789774166389
eISBN:
9781617975882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166389.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Chapter seven complements the prior chapter's focus by analyzing efforts to promote the export of Sudanese goods to Egypt during the same time period. Greater attention is paid to agricultural goods ... More


Raw and emerging childcare markets

Helen Penn

in Childcare markets: Can they deliver an equitable service?

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847429339
eISBN:
9781447307679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429339.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter considers childcare markets in low income countries, and in post-socialist countries, where there is little or no government intervention. It explores the consequences of these raw or ... More


Postwar Wage Labor and Petty Capital Formation

Jeff Strickland

in Unequal Freedoms: Ethnicity, Race, and White Supremacy in Civil War-Era Charleston

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060798
eISBN:
9780813050867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060798.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

German, Irish, and ethnic entrepreneurs shaped the economic landscape of post–Civil War Charleston. R. G. Dun and Company hired local agents throughout the United States to evaluate the ... More


The forgotten Irish: Entrepreneurs and professionals

John Herson

in Divergent paths: Family histories of Irish emigrants in Britain 1820-1920

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090639
eISBN:
9781781708385
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090639.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter reviews general evidence for the emigration of professional and entrepreneurial Irish. The proportion in Stafford is shown to be in line with that elsewhere. There are four case studies. ... More


Inside the Class-Stratified Mall

Arlene Dávila

in El Mall: The Spatial and Class Politics of Shopping Malls in Latin America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520286849
eISBN:
9780520961920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520286849.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter studies the Colombian middle class. The National Association of Colombian Entrepreneurs highlighted that the Columbia's “doubling” number of middle class resulted in urbanization, growth ... More


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