State Corporatism and Proto-Industry: The Wurttemberg Black Forest, 1580-1797

State Corporatism and Proto-Industry: The Wurttemberg Black Forest, 1580-1797

by Sheilagh C. Ogilvie
     
 

This book illustrates how social institutions affected the economic development of rural communities.See more details below

Overview

This book illustrates how social institutions affected the economic development of rural communities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521372091
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/03/1997
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy and Society in Past Time Series, #33
Pages:
539
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.38(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. The proto-industrialization debate; 3. Social institutions in early modern Württemberg; 4. The Black Forest worsted industry; 5. The finances of the proto-industrial guild; 6. Labour supply and entry restrictions; 7. Production volume and output controls; 8. Population growth and the family; 9. Corporate groups and economic development; 10. Corporatism and conflict; 11. Proto-industry and social institutions in Europe; 12. Conclusion; Bibliography, Index.

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