Global Histories, Imperial Commodities, Local Interactions
|Series title:||Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $100.00|
| Book Description: |
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.