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Author Howell, David Luke.

Title Capitalism from within : economy, society, and the state in a Japanese fishery / David L. Howell
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1995]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 246 pages) : maps
Contents Commercialization, Proto-Industrialization, and Capitalism -- Not Quite Capitalism The Rise and Fall of the Contract-Fishery System -- The Capitalist Transformation -- The Institutions of a Capitalist Fishery -- Capitalism and Immiseration -- A Right to Be Rational Karafuto, 1905-1935 -- Conclusion: Traditional Industry and Indigenous Capitalism in Nineteenth-Century Japan
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-240) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Capitalism -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
Fish trade -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
Fisheries -- Economic aspects -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
Fishers -- Japan -- History -- 19th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0520086295
0585041067 (electronic bk.)
9780585041063 (electronic bk.)