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Author Gran, Peter, 1941- author.

Title The rise of the rich : a new view of modern world history / Peter Gran.

Publication Info. Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2009.


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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xxx, 269 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-240) and index.
Contents Modern world economic history between liberalism and political economy -- Modern world political history between liberalism and political economy -- The rise of the rich in early modern times, 1550-1850 -- The age of multilateralism: the world after 1850 -- The "rise of the rich" paradigm applied to the contemporary United States.
Summary "In this book, Peter Gran seeks to reframe current historical debates, presenting a model of analysis based on the rise of the rich. Gran outlines the structure of this new paradigm, building upon metanarrative concepts from Marxism to liberalism."
Subject History, Modern.
Rich people -- History.
Upper class -- History.
Social classes -- History.
Social history.
Economic history.
World politics.
HISTORY -- World.
Economic history. (OCoLC)fst00901974
History, Modern. (OCoLC)fst00958367
Rich people. (OCoLC)fst01097537
Social classes. (OCoLC)fst01122346
Social history. (OCoLC)fst01122498
Upper class. (OCoLC)fst01162136
World politics. (OCoLC)fst01181381
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Gran, Peter, 1941- Rise of the rich. 1st ed. Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2009 9780815631712 (DLC) 2008045870 (OCoLC)225870859
ISBN 0815650728 (electronic bk.)
9780815650720 (electronic bk.)
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