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An economic history of India : from pre-colonial times to 1991

Author: Dietmar Rothermund
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This compact synthesis describes the economic history of India from the Moghul invasions, through the East India Company and colonialism to the 20th century.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dietmar Rothermund
ISBN: 0415088712 9780415088718
OCLC Number: 28261537
Notes: "Asian economic history."
Description: 226 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. The Structure of the Traditional Economy --
2. The Development of Maritime Trade and the Beginnings of Colonial Rule --
3. The Agrarian State and the Company: Parasitism and Paralysis --
4. The Evolution of an Indian Market in the Nineteenth Century --
5. The Limits of Industrialisation under Colonial Rule --
6. The Impact of the First World War --
7. Economic Conflicts in the Post-War Period --
8. The Consequences of the Great Depression --
9. India's War Profit: The Debtor turns into a Creditor --
10. India's Dilemma: Dynamic Industrialisation and Static Agriculture --
11. The 'Green Revolution' and the Industrial Recession --
12. Resurgence, Crisis and Recovery --
13. Population Growth and National Income --
14. Metropolisation and Regional Disparities --
15. Tasks of the Future.
Responsibility: Dietmar Rothermund.
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