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

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

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The mechanics of modernity in Europe and East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation
Title
The mechanics of modernity in Europe and East Asia
Title remainder
the institutional origins of social change and stagnation
Statement of responsibility
Erik Ringmar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ringmar, Erik
Dewey number
303.48/094
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge explorations in economic history
Series volume
29
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial productivity
  • Social change
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial productivity
  • Social change
  • Stagnation (Economics)
Label
The mechanics of modernity in Europe and East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation, Erik Ringmar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Part Part I The logic -- chapter 1 The nature and origin of modern society -- chapter 2 The failure and success of East Asia -- chapter 3 The self-transforming machine -- part Part II Reflection -- chapter 4 The discovery of distance -- chapter 5 The face in the mirror -- chapter 6 Institutions that reflect -- part Part III Entrepreneurship -- chapter 7 Origins of the entrepreneurial outlook -- chapter 8 The age of the demiurge -- chapter 9 Institutions that get things done -- part Part IV Pluralism -- chapter 10 A world in pieces -- chapter 11 The polite alternative -- chapter 12 Institutions dealing with conflicts -- part Part V European paths to modernity -- chapter 13 Institutions and revolutions -- part Part VI China -- chapter 14 Reflection -- chapter 15 Entrepreneurship -- chapter 16 Pluralism -- chapter 17 Europe and China compared -- part Part VII Reform and revolution in Japan and China -- chapter 18 Foreign challenges, Japanese responses -- chapter 19 Japan and China in a modern world -- part Part VIII The future of modern society -- chapter 20 The new politics of modernisation
Control code
ocn252738049
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134292639
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9780203338582
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252738049
Label
The mechanics of modernity in Europe and East Asia : the institutional origins of social change and stagnation, Erik Ringmar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Part Part I The logic -- chapter 1 The nature and origin of modern society -- chapter 2 The failure and success of East Asia -- chapter 3 The self-transforming machine -- part Part II Reflection -- chapter 4 The discovery of distance -- chapter 5 The face in the mirror -- chapter 6 Institutions that reflect -- part Part III Entrepreneurship -- chapter 7 Origins of the entrepreneurial outlook -- chapter 8 The age of the demiurge -- chapter 9 Institutions that get things done -- part Part IV Pluralism -- chapter 10 A world in pieces -- chapter 11 The polite alternative -- chapter 12 Institutions dealing with conflicts -- part Part V European paths to modernity -- chapter 13 Institutions and revolutions -- part Part VI China -- chapter 14 Reflection -- chapter 15 Entrepreneurship -- chapter 16 Pluralism -- chapter 17 Europe and China compared -- part Part VII Reform and revolution in Japan and China -- chapter 18 Foreign challenges, Japanese responses -- chapter 19 Japan and China in a modern world -- part Part VIII The future of modern society -- chapter 20 The new politics of modernisation
Control code
ocn252738049
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134292639
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9780203338582
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252738049

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