Managing the Business of Empire
  • Release Date : 13 May 2013
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Categories : Business & Economics
  • Pages : 272 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781134729050
  • ISBN 10 : 1134729057
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Synopsis : Managing the Business of Empire written by Peter Burroughs, published by Routledge which was released on 13 May 2013. Download Managing the Business of Empire Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. This collection of essays honours David Fieldhouse, latterly Vere Harmsworth Professor of Imperial and Naval History at Cambridge and a foremost authority on the economics of the modern British Empire. The contributors include an impressive array of former students, colleagues, and friends, and their subjects range widely across the economic and administrative fields of British imperial history in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Reflecting many of Fieldhouse's own areas of scholarly interest, the essays address economics and business, theories of imperialism, strategies of administration, and decolonization.