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The rise of the rich : a new view of modern world history / Peter Gran.

By: Gran, Peter, 1941- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2009Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (xxx, 269 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 0815650728; 9780815650720.Subject(s): History, Modern | Rich people -- History | Upper class -- History | Social classes -- History | Social history | Economic history | World politicsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Rise of the rich.DDC classification: 909.08 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Modern world economic history between liberalism and political economy -- Modern world political history between liberalism and political economy -- The rise of the rich in early modern times, 1550-1850 -- The age of multilateralism: the world after 1850 -- The "rise of the rich" paradigm applied to the contemporary United States.
Summary: "In this book, Peter Gran seeks to reframe current historical debates, presenting a model of analysis based on the rise of the rich. Gran outlines the structure of this new paradigm, building upon metanarrative concepts from Marxism to liberalism."
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-240) and index.

Modern world economic history between liberalism and political economy -- Modern world political history between liberalism and political economy -- The rise of the rich in early modern times, 1550-1850 -- The age of multilateralism: the world after 1850 -- The "rise of the rich" paradigm applied to the contemporary United States.

"In this book, Peter Gran seeks to reframe current historical debates, presenting a model of analysis based on the rise of the rich. Gran outlines the structure of this new paradigm, building upon metanarrative concepts from Marxism to liberalism."

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