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Empire and globalisation

networks of people, goods and capital in the British world, c.1850-1914

by Gary Bryan Magee

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British -- Foreign countries -- History,
  • Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History,
  • Great Britain -- Commerce -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEmpire and globalization
    StatementGary Magee, Andrew S. Thompson.
    ContributionsThompson, Andrew S. 1968-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV1011 .M343 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24002846M
    ISBN 109780521898898
    LC Control Number2009053428

    Globalization largely refers to the movement toward an integrated global economy, marked by the free exchange of goods and capital. In popular discourse, Globalization is often related to the Internet revolution, the neo-liberal or free-market economies and the predominantly western political, economic and cultural style.


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