Gentlemanly Capitalism and British Imperialism

Raymond E. Dumett

Editura: Longman
This volume reviews recent scholarship in the field of the theory of "gentlemanly capitalism" - the complex of economic, social and political power centering on the City of London - which historians have developed to explain Britain's imperial expansion.
  • Limba : Engleza
  • Cuprins : 1. Introduction: Exploring the Cain/Hopkins Paradigm
    Issues for Debate; Critique and Topics for New Research.

    2. Gentlemanly Capitalism and British Economic Policy, 1880-1914
    The Debate Over Bimetallism and Protectionism.

    3. Profit and Power: Informal Empire, the Navy and Latin America.

    4. The Late Nineteenth Century Imperialist: Specification, Quantification and Controlled Conjectures.

    5. Economic Power at the Periphery: Canada, Australia and South Africa 1850-1914.

    6. Imperial Economic Controls Through Sterling in the Twentieth Century.

    7. British Informal Empire in the Far East 1880-1939: A Japanese Perspective.

    8. Gentlemanly Capitalism and the Raj: British Policy in India Between the World Wars.

    9. Gentlemanly Capitalism and Empire in the Twentieth Century: the Forgotten Case of Malaya.

    10. The Theory and Practice of British Imperialism.
  • Data Publicarii : 25 Feb 1999
  • Editie : 1
  • Format : Paperback
  • Numar pagini : 248
  • ISBN : 9780582327825
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