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The Resource An emerging modern world, 1750-1870, edited by Sebastian Conrad and Jürgen Osterhammel

An emerging modern world, 1750-1870, edited by Sebastian Conrad and Jürgen Osterhammel

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An emerging modern world, 1750-1870
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An emerging modern world, 1750-1870
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edited by Sebastian Conrad and Jürgen Osterhammel
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eng
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The long century between 1750 and 1880 was a transformative period in global history. During this time, a world of connected, but essentially still separated large regions, gave way to a globally integrated world. Ever since, different parts of the world were linked not through trade and war alone. Cultural developments, political reform and social change were increasingly entangled across continents and cultures. Emerging Modernity, the fourth volume of the 6-volume series A History of the World, charts this transformative period. How did the modern world economy emerge? Why did industrialization begin in England and not in China, and were there origins of capitalist development outside of the West? What were the roles of slaves and of nomads in this integrating world? Was there a bourgeoisie outside of Euro-America? To what extent did the large empires keep the rise of nation-states in check? Was the emergence of the "Muslim world" an effect of globalization? Such issues are at the center of the four large, thematically organized chapters of the present volume.--
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  • Conrad, Sebastian
  • Osterhammel, Jürgen
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A history of the world
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  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization, Modern
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An emerging modern world, 1750-1870, edited by Sebastian Conrad and Jürgen Osterhammel
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Regions and empires in the political history of the long nineteenth century / Cemil Aydin -- Introduction -- From the world of regions to a globalized imperial world -- The era of imperial self-strengthening -- Re-regionalization of the imperial world order -- Regional, ethnic, and geopolitical roots and consequences of an inter-imperial war -- Possibilities of plenty and the persistence of poverty: industrialization and international trade / R. Bin Wong -- Introduction -- The legacy of pre-industrial political economies -- Nineteenth-century industrialization: foundations of a European century in global history -- Nineteenth-century economic trajectories in the Americas -- The Atlantic world's late nineteenth-century industrial capitalism -- Nineteenth-century economies in the world of Western colonization -- East Asia: industry, trade and capitalism -- The global economy of late nineteenth-century industrial capitalism -- A cultural history of global transformation / Sebastian Conrad -- Introduction -- Regions, integration, and global awareness: a changing world order -- The global history of the enlightenment -- "Nothing is as it ought to be": the organization of time -- Religion in the global world -- Hierarchies and connections: aspects of a global social history / Jürgen Osterhammel -- Introduction -- Discovering the social -- The road to a world society -- Hierarchies -- Mobilities and networks
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on1002826244
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25 cm.
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vi, 1090 pages
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9780674047204
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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illustrations, maps
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(OCoLC)1002826244
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An emerging modern world, 1750-1870, edited by Sebastian Conrad and Jürgen Osterhammel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Regions and empires in the political history of the long nineteenth century / Cemil Aydin -- Introduction -- From the world of regions to a globalized imperial world -- The era of imperial self-strengthening -- Re-regionalization of the imperial world order -- Regional, ethnic, and geopolitical roots and consequences of an inter-imperial war -- Possibilities of plenty and the persistence of poverty: industrialization and international trade / R. Bin Wong -- Introduction -- The legacy of pre-industrial political economies -- Nineteenth-century industrialization: foundations of a European century in global history -- Nineteenth-century economic trajectories in the Americas -- The Atlantic world's late nineteenth-century industrial capitalism -- Nineteenth-century economies in the world of Western colonization -- East Asia: industry, trade and capitalism -- The global economy of late nineteenth-century industrial capitalism -- A cultural history of global transformation / Sebastian Conrad -- Introduction -- Regions, integration, and global awareness: a changing world order -- The global history of the enlightenment -- "Nothing is as it ought to be": the organization of time -- Religion in the global world -- Hierarchies and connections: aspects of a global social history / Jürgen Osterhammel -- Introduction -- Discovering the social -- The road to a world society -- Hierarchies -- Mobilities and networks
Control code
on1002826244
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 1090 pages
Isbn
9780674047204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1002826244

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