Download e-book for kindle: Bengal Industries and the British Industrial Revolution by Indrajit Ray

By Indrajit Ray

ISBN-10: 0415594774

ISBN-13: 9780415594776

This ebook seeks to enlighten gray components of business historiography. even supposing Bengal industries have been globally dominant at the eve of the commercial revolution, no unique literature is accessible approximately their later process improvement. a chain of questions are considering it. Did these industries decline through the spells of British commercial revolution? If sure, what have been their purposes? If no longer, the overall interest is: On which benefits may perhaps these industries live to tell the tale opposed to the chances of the technological revolution? a radical dialogue on those concerns additionally clears up one other sector of dispute in terms of the prevalence of deindustrialization in Bengal, and the validity of 2 competing hypotheses on it, viz. i) the mainstream speculation of industry mess ups, and ii) the neo-marxian speculation of imperialistic country interventions

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