New Directions in Economic and Social History

  • Editors
  • Anne Digby
  • Charles Feinstein

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

    1. Anne Digby, Charles Feinstein
      Pages 1-6
  3. Agriculture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. T. M. Devine
      Pages 35-48
  4. Economy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. S. Harvey
      Pages 51-63
    3. R. Middleton
      Pages 89-101
  5. Society

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. E. A. Wrigley
      Pages 105-116
  6. Labour

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. E. Royle
      Pages 157-169
    3. F. M. L. Thompson
      Pages 182-195
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 196-203

About this book


Based on articles first published in Refresh (Recent Findings in Economic and Social History), this volume provides succinct updates for students and lecturers alike on the key topics studied in economic and social history. All the articles are written in a clear and readable way, by leading historians. They analyse the problems and debates surrounding the issues under discussion, and introduce the new directions which research is taking.


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