General Economic History

General Economic History

by Max Weber
     
 

ISBN-10: 1602066876

ISBN-13: 9781602066878

Pub. Date: 06/28/2007

Publisher: Cosimo

The final work of sociologist, economist, and political scientist Max Weber (1864-1920), this book is based on a series of lectures Weber delivered shortly before his death. This is an unabridged republication of the Frank H. Knight translation originally published by Greenberg, Publisher, Inc., New York, 1927. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR  See more details below

Overview

The final work of sociologist, economist, and political scientist Max Weber (1864-1920), this book is based on a series of lectures Weber delivered shortly before his death. This is an unabridged republication of the Frank H. Knight translation originally published by Greenberg, Publisher, Inc., New York, 1927. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781602066878
Publisher:
Cosimo
Publication date:
06/28/2007
Pages:
428
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.95(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Title Page,
Copyright Page,
TRANSLATOR'S PREFACE,
FROM THE PREFACE BY THE GERMAN EDITORS,
PART ONE - HOUSEHOLD, CLAN, VILLAGE AND MANOR,
CHAPTER I - THE AGRICULTURAL ORGANIZATION AND THE PROBLEM OF AGRARIAN COMMUNISM,
CHAPTER II - PROPERTY SYSTEMS AND SOCIAL GROUPS,
CHAPTER III - THE ORIGIN OF SEIGNIORIAL PROPRIETORSHIP,
CHAPTER IV - THE MANOR,
CHAPTER V - THE POSITION OF THE PEASANTS IN VARIOUS WESTERN COUNTRIES BEFORE THE ENTRANCE OF CAPITALISM,
CHAPTER VI - CAPITALISTIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE MANOR,
PART TWO - INDUSTRY AND MINING DOWN TO THE BEGINNING OF THE CAPITALISTIC DEVELOPMENT,
CHAPTER VII - PRINCIPAL FORMS OF THE ECONOMIC ORGANIZATION OF INDUSTRY,
CHAPTER VIII - STAGES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF INDUSTRY AND MINING,
CHAPTER IX - THE CRAFT GUILDS,
CHAPTER X - THE ORIGIN OF THE EUROPEAN GUILDS,
CHAPTER XI - DISINTEGRATION OF THE GUILDS AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE DOMESTIC SYSTEM,
CHAPTER XII - SHOP PRODUCTION. THE FACTORY AND ITS FORE-RUNNERS,
CHAPTER XIII - MINING PRIOR TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF MODERN CAPITALISM,
PART THREE - COMMERCE AND EXCHANGE IN THE PRE-CAPITALISTIC AGE 1,
CHAPTER XIV - POINTS OF DEPARTURE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMMERCE,
CHAPTER XV - TECHNICAL REQUISITES FOR THE TRANSPORTATION OF GOODS;,
CHAPTER XVI - FORMS OF ORGANIZATION OF TRANSPORTATION AND OF COMMERCE,
CHAPTER XVII - FORMS OF COMMERCIAL ENTERPRISE,
CHAPTER XVIII - MERCANTILE GUILDS,
CHAPTER XIX - MONEY AND MONETARY HISTORY,
CHAPTER XX - BANKING AND DEALINGS IN MONEY IN THE PRE-CAPITALISTIC AGE,
CHAPTER XXI - INTERESTS IN THE PRE-CAPITALISTIC PERIOD,
PART FOUR - THE ORIGIN OF MODERN CAPITALISM,
CHAPTER XXII - THE MEANING AND PRESUPPOSITIONS OF MODERN CAPITALISM,
CHAPTER XXIII - THE EXTERNAL FACTS IN THE EVOLUTION OF CAPITALISM,
CHAPTER XXIV - THE FIRST GREAT SPECULATIVE CRISES,
CHAPTER XXV - FREE WHOLESALE TRADE,
CHAPTER XXVI - COLONIAL POLICY FROM THE SIXTEENTH TO THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY,
CHAPTER XXVII - THE DEVELOPMENT OF INDUSTRIAL TECHNIQUE,
CHAPTER XXVIII - CITIZENSHIP,
CHAPTER XXIX - THE RATIONAL STATE,
CHAPTER XXX - THE EVOLUTION OF THE CAPITALISTIC SPIRIT,
NOTES,
INDEX OF NAMES,
SUBJECT INDEX,

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