The volumes in this set, originally published between 1967 and 1997, draw together research by leading academics in the area of the industrial revolution and provides an examination of related key issues. The volumes examine urban workers and the working class in the eighteenth- and nineteenth-centuries, economic growth during the industrial revolution, and the causes of the industrial revolution, with a primary focus on England. This set will be of particular interest to students of history, business and economics.
Table of Contents
1. Bankruptcy and Insolvency in London During the Industrial Revolution Ian P. H. Duffy (1985) 2. Urban Workers in the Industrial Revolution Robert Glen (1984) 3. The Causes of the Industrial Revolution in England Edited by Ronald Max Hartwell (1967) 4. The Industrial Revolution and Economic Growth Ronald Max Hartwell (1971) 5. A Technical and Business Revolution: American Woolens to 1832 Elizabeth Hitz (1986) 6. What is Past is Prologue: Cost Accounting in the British Industrial Revolution, 1760-1850 Richard K. Fleischman and Lee D. Parker (1997) 7. Economic Arithmetic: A Guide to the Statistical Sources of English Commerce, Industry, and Finance, 1700-1850 Stanley H. Palmer (1977)
Multivolume collection by leading authors in the field.