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Global Histories, Imperial Commodities, Local Interactions

  • Jonathan Curry-Machado

Part of the Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series book series (CIPCSS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Alan Pryor
    Pages 38-57
  3. Jean Stubbs
    Pages 248-276
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 277-286

About this book

Introduction

The papers presented in this collection offer a wide range of cases, from Asia, Africa and the Americas, and broadly cover the last two centuries, in which commodities have led to the consolidation of a globalised economy and society – forging this out of distinctive local experiences of cultivation and production, and regional circuits of trade.

Keywords

19th/20th century social history transnational networks commodity history Africa Empire globalization India resistance society

Editors and affiliations

  • Jonathan Curry-Machado
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of the AmericasUniversity College LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137283603
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-44898-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28360-3
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