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ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONAL CHANGE IN TOKUGAWA JAPAN: OSAKA AND THE KINAI COTTON TRADE

William B. Hauser

Published by Cambridge University Press, UK, 1974
ISBN 10: 0521203023 / ISBN 13: 9780521203029
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Title: ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONAL CHANGE IN TOKUGAWA ...

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, UK

Publication Date: 1974

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Edition: First Edition

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First Printing. Inscribed by author to noted historian Eugene Genovese. Pages are clean, no markings from previous owners. Top edge text block is foxed. Boards are clean and square. Binding is tight. Front of DJ is clean, bright, unmarked, but with some slight edgewear, creases and closed tears at spine ends and corners. Dust jacket has light soiling to back cover. Bookseller Inventory # 87299

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Synopsis: Originally published in 1974, this volume deals with economic and social change in eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Japan, by means of a case study of the cotton trade in ?saka and the surrounding Kinai region. The development of the ?saka cotton trade is studied to illustrate the growth of new kinds of commercial institutions to regularize trading patterns and the changing interaction between merchant groups and the Tokugawa bakufu. A picture is presented of the changing interaction between urban and rural merchants and the ability of cotton cultivating villages to organize and contest urban merchant and governmental attempts to limit their commercial activities. The result is a revised interpretation of the effective coercive powers of the Tokugawa bakufu with respect to socio-economic change. Evidence is offered to illustrate the ability of urban and rural traders to assert their own interests in opposition to Tokugawa efforts at economic controls.

Book Description: Originally published in 1974, this volume deals with economic and social change in eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century Japan, by means of a case study of the cotton trade in ?saka and the surrounding Kinai region.

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