ISBN-10:
0415218187
ISBN-13:
9780415218184
Pub. Date:
09/28/2000
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Eastern Industrialization and Its Effect on the West: With Special Reference to Great Britain and Japan / Edition 1

Eastern Industrialization and Its Effect on the West: With Special Reference to Great Britain and Japan / Edition 1

by Taylor and Francis, Janet Hunter

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ISBN-13: 9780415218184
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/28/2000
Series: Japanese Economic History Series
Pages: 432
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Synopsisix
Introductionxix
I.Competition in World Markets1
II.Japan45
1.Brief History of Japanese Industrialization45
2.Present Conditions64
(a)National policy in its effects upon industrial development
(b)Distinctive features of industrial organization, finance, and labour
(c)Population, raw materials, and food-supplies
3.Japan's Industrial Future152
III.China181
1.Brief History of Chinese Industrialization181
2.Government Policy Towards Industry198
(a)National Industrial Policy
(b)General characteristics of labour and industry
(c)Chinese and foreign-owned factories
3.China's Industrial Future228
IV.India240
1.Brief History of Indian Industrialization240
2.Present Conditions252
(a)The organization and finance of large-scale industries and the role of foreign capital
(b)The industrial policy of the Government
(c)The cotton mill, and iron and steel industries
(d)Characteristics and problems of industrial labour
3.India's Industrial Future292
(a)India's competitive position and industrial potentialities
(b)Political factors affecting India's industrial future
V.Great Britain307
1.Historical Note on British Industrial Development in the Nineteenth Century307
2.Post-War Conditions in the Exporting Industries313
3.Reactions on the Social Structure: Unemployment and the 'Distressed Areas'334
VI.The Effects of Eastern Industrialization Upon Trade Relationships in the British Commonwealth346
Conclusions: an economist's comment363
Bibliography372
Index379

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