Presents new research on shipping and globalisation over the last sixty years
Highlights the importance of dialogue between maritime, business and general history in order to understand the transformations of this period
Demonstrates the value of interdisciplinary approaches to analysing complex connections across various parts of Europe, Asia and Africa
Part of the book series: Palgrave Studies in Maritime Economics (PSME)
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Table of contents (10 chapters)
About this book
This open access book belongs to the Maritime Business and Economic History strand of the Palgrave Studies in Maritime Economics book series.
By bringing together scholars from various disciplinary and national backgrounds, this book advances our understanding of the linkages that bind economies and societies together.
Editors and Affiliations
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
Niels P. Petersson
Department of Economics, NHH – Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen, Norway
School of Humanities and Social Science, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
Nicholas J. White
About the editors
Niels P. Petersson is Professor of History at Sheffield Hallam University in the UK. His research interests are in global and transnational history, including the history of business and trade, the shipping industry, Empire, and labour.
Stig Tenold is Professor of Economic History at the Department of Economics, NHH Norwegian School of Economics. His main research has been within the field of contemporary maritime history, both from an economic history and from a business history angle.
Nicholas J. White is Professor of Imperial and Commonwealth History at Liverpool John Moores University. His main research interests are in the history of decolonization (particularly in Southeast Asia) and international business (with a focus recently upon ocean-going shipping).
Book Title: Shipping and Globalization in the Post-War Era
Book Subtitle: Contexts, Companies, Connections
Editors: Niels P. Petersson, Stig Tenold, Nicholas J. White
Series Title: Palgrave Studies in Maritime Economics
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Cham
Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2019
License: CC BY-NC-ND
Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-030-26001-9Published: 02 December 2019
Softcover ISBN: 978-3-030-26004-0Published: 11 September 2020
eBook ISBN: 978-3-030-26002-6Published: 21 November 2019
Series ISSN: 2662-6551
Series E-ISSN: 2662-656X
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: XI, 290
Number of Illustrations: 5 b/w illustrations, 3 illustrations in colour