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The Resource The mechanics of modernity in Europe & East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation, Erik Ringmar

The mechanics of modernity in Europe & East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation, Erik Ringmar

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The mechanics of modernity in Europe & East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation
Title
The mechanics of modernity in Europe & East Asia
Title remainder
the institutional origins of social change and stagnation
Statement of responsibility
Erik Ringmar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Ringmar, Erik
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial productivity
  • Social change
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial productivity
  • Social change
  • Stagnation (Economics)
Label
The mechanics of modernity in Europe & East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation, Erik Ringmar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (p. [238]-257) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • The face in the mirror
  • 6.
  • Institutions that reflect
  • 7.
  • Origins of the entrepreneurial outlook
  • 8.
  • The age of the demiurge
  • 9.
  • Institutions that get things done
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • A world in pieces
  • 11.
  • The polite alternative
  • 12.
  • Institutions dealing with conflicts
  • 13.
  • Institutions and revolutions
  • 14.
  • Reflection
  • The nature and origin of modern society
  • 15.
  • Entrepreneurship
  • 16.
  • Pluralism
  • 17.
  • Europe and China compared
  • 18.
  • Foreign challenges, Japanese responses
  • 19.
  • Japan and China in a modern world
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • The new politics of modernisation
  • The failure and success of East Asia
  • 3.
  • The self-transforming machine
  • 4.
  • The discovery of distance
Control code
8885845
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 266 p.
Isbn
9780415342544
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2004023473
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004023473
  • (DLC) 2004023473
Label
The mechanics of modernity in Europe & East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation, Erik Ringmar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (p. [238]-257) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • The face in the mirror
  • 6.
  • Institutions that reflect
  • 7.
  • Origins of the entrepreneurial outlook
  • 8.
  • The age of the demiurge
  • 9.
  • Institutions that get things done
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • A world in pieces
  • 11.
  • The polite alternative
  • 12.
  • Institutions dealing with conflicts
  • 13.
  • Institutions and revolutions
  • 14.
  • Reflection
  • The nature and origin of modern society
  • 15.
  • Entrepreneurship
  • 16.
  • Pluralism
  • 17.
  • Europe and China compared
  • 18.
  • Foreign challenges, Japanese responses
  • 19.
  • Japan and China in a modern world
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • The new politics of modernisation
  • The failure and success of East Asia
  • 3.
  • The self-transforming machine
  • 4.
  • The discovery of distance
Control code
8885845
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 266 p.
Isbn
9780415342544
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2004023473
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004023473
  • (DLC) 2004023473

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