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The Eurasian miracle, Jack Goody, (electronic book)

Label
The Eurasian miracle
Title
The Eurasian miracle
Statement of responsibility
Jack Goody
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The idea of long-term European dominance is characteristic of most evolutionary theories of human culture and society in the 19th century. It was commonly believed that there was a natural progression from antiquity through feudalism to capitalism which could not have taken place elsewhere. In this book, Jack Goody examines this topic
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Goody, Jack
Dewey number
303.482405
LC call number
  • CB251 .G58 2010
  • D1065.A78 G66 2010
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Europe
  • Asia
Label
The Eurasian miracle, Jack Goody, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Alternation or supremacy? -- Why European and not Eurasian? -- Domestic aspects of the 'miracle' -- Eurasia and the Bronze Age -- Merchants and their role in alternation -- Merchant wealth and puritanical asceticism -- Towards a knowledge society -- The temporary advantage in alternation of the post-Renaissance west -- Alternation in Eurasia -- Appendix 1. Arguments of the Europeanists -- Appendix 2. Water in east and west
Control code
PurchEBL1180943
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745647937
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Eurasian miracle, Jack Goody, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
Alternation or supremacy? -- Why European and not Eurasian? -- Domestic aspects of the 'miracle' -- Eurasia and the Bronze Age -- Merchants and their role in alternation -- Merchant wealth and puritanical asceticism -- Towards a knowledge society -- The temporary advantage in alternation of the post-Renaissance west -- Alternation in Eurasia -- Appendix 1. Arguments of the Europeanists -- Appendix 2. Water in east and west
Control code
PurchEBL1180943
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745647937
Specific material designation
remote

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