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Title Experiencing wages : social and cultural aspects of wage forms in Europe since 1500 / edited by Peter Scholliers and Leonard Schwarz
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 280 pages) : illustrations
Series International studies in social history ; volume 4
International studies in social history ; v. 4
Contents The wage in Europe since the sixteenth century / Peter Scholliers and Leonard Schwarz -- Institutional and cultural change in wage formation: port labour in Antwerp (sixteenth -- eighteenth centuries) / Harald Deceulaer -- When labour hires capital: evidence from Lancashire, 1870-1914 / Michael Huberman -- Giving notice: the legitimate way of quitting and firing (Ghent, 1877-1896) / Patricia Van den Eeckhout -- Wage forms, wage systems and wage conflicts in German crafts during the eighteenth and earlier nineteenth centuries / Reinhold Reith -- Wage forms, pay systems and labour control in nineteenth-century agriculture. Evidence from the Dutch province of Groningen / Henny Gooren and Hans Heger -- Cash, wages and the economy of makeshifts in England, 1650-1800 / Craig Muldrew and Stephen King -- Gendered wage systems and industrialisation in Finland in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Sakari Heikkinen -- Engendering the experience of wages: the evolution of the piecework system at the Spanish Tobacco Monopoly, 1800-1930s / Lina Gálvez-Muñoz -- Age, gender and the wage in Britain, 1830-1930 / Paul Johnson -- At what cost was pre-eminence purchased? child labour and the first industrial revolution / Jane Humphries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Compensation management -- Europe -- History
Wage payment systems -- Europe -- History
Wages -- Europe -- History
Culturele aspecten.
Sociale aspecten.
Compensation management.
HISTORY -- Europe -- General.
Wage payment systems.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Scholliers, Peter, editor.
Schwarz, L. D., editor.
ISBN 0857456849