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The Merchants of Zigong

Industrial Entrepreneurship In Early Modern China (Studies of the East Asian Institute, Columbia University)

by Madeleine Zelin

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Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food manufacturing & related industries,
  • Industries - General,
  • Economic History,
  • History,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: World,
  • China,
  • Zigong (China),
  • Commerce,
  • History / Asia,
  • Asia - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9627083M
    ISBN 100231135963
    ISBN 109780231135962

    The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China. New York: Columbia University Press, xxiv + pp. ISBN , $ (Cloth). - Volume 8 Issue 1 - David Author: Elisabeth Köll. Professor Zelin, a pioneering scholar of Chinese legal and economic history, has published such works as The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Enterprise in Early Modern China (Columbia University Press, ), a Study of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute that explores the indigenous roots of Chinese economic culture and business practice. It.

    In , Zelin published The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China (Columbia University Press), a study of the indigenous roots of Chinese economic culture and business practice. The book was awarded the Allan Sharlin Memorial Prize of the Social Science History Association, the Fairbank Prize of the. Zigong 自贡, Sichuan: Old Street Rabbit and tea, tea, tea! From Xi'an, we flew to Sichuan's regional capital, Chendgu, and caught a bus from the airport to a town called Zigong. The few days we spent in Zigong (and several of the ones in Chengdu) were the height of my panda tuberculosis, or whatever the hell that evil demon beast disease was.

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Her book challenges long-held beliefs that social structure, state extraction, the absence of modern banking, and cultural bias against business precluded industrial development in China.

Zelin details the novel ways in which Zigong merchants mobilized capital through financial-industrial networks. It may take another book to answer these questions, but the undertaking would be well worth it.

The Merchants of Zigong is a microeconomic case study that expands our knowledge of business practices in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries by leaps and bounds while shedding light on the institutions in which the Chinese firms operated.

It is a. The Zigong salt merchants, however, "turned the lineage trust into an analogue of the business corporation that evolved in the West during its early modern period." 1 For half a century "the lineage trust was the structure within which business property was built up, diversified, and preserved against the ravages of the tax collector, the.

Get this from a library. The merchants of Zigong: industrial entrepreneurship in early modern China. [Madeleine Zelin] -- "At the periphery of the Chinese empire, a group of innovative entrepreneurs built companies that dominated the Chinese salt trade and created thousands of.

The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China. By Madeleine Zelin. New York: Columbia University Press, Pp xxiv+ $ The Merchants of Zigong is the most detailed study we have of merchant-led industrial production in early modern China.

In rich detail, Madeleine. [The Merchants of Zigong] is a trove of information about business and industry in late traditional China.

-- David D. Buck China Review A necessary read for business historians. -- Lane J. Harris Historian One of the best books produced The Merchants of Zigong book Chinese economic history. -- Tom Wright Australian Economic History Review [An] important book. PDF The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China (Studies of the.

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The Zigong salt merchants, however, "turned the lineage trust into an analogue of the business corporation that evolved in the West during its early modern period."1 For half a century "the Author: Morris Bian.The merchants of Zigong: industrial entrepreneurship in early modern China / Madeleine Zelin Columbia University Press New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Her latest book, The Merchants of Zigong, Industrial Enterprise in Early Modern China, is a study of an advanced industrial community in southern Sichuan from the eighteenth to the early twentieth century and provides new insights into the role of customary legal and business practices in China’s early modern economic development.

It has been. Shaanxi vs. Zigong. According to sources in the book "Salt - a World History" on page It was merchants from the Shaanxi province. Jealous of the Shaanxi Merchants the Sichuan Merchants erected their own guild hall on the banks of the Fuxxi river. In the modern day - this other guild hall is a teahouse that is part of the museum.

Merchant Kings: When Companies Ruled the World, [Bown, Stephen R.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Merchant Kings: When Companies Ruled the World, /5(41). The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China (review) The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China (review) Bian, Morris L.

very suggestive agenda, which is yet to be fully developed. For a patient reader, the volume is suggestive precisely because it makes one think about further directions of research, such. > The Merchants of Zigong 作者: Madeleine Zelin 副标题: Industrial Entrepreneurship In Early Modern China isbn: 书名: The Merchants of Zigong 页数: 定价: USD 出版社: Columbia University Press 装帧: Hardcover 出版年: Merchants of Doubt by Naomi Oreskes and Erik M.

Conway "Merchants of Doubt" is a fascinating book that tells the upsetting story of how a small power-group of conservative scientists ran destructive campaigns to mislead the public about science. The book provides a number of fascinating cases that has a direct impact on the public/5().

Her latest book, The Merchants of Zigong, Industrial Enterprise in Early Modern China, is a study of an advanced industrial community in southern Sichuan from the 18th century to the early 20th century.

Professor Zelin teaches courses on Chinese legal history. “Merchants of Doubt,” based on Naomi Oreskes and Erik M. Conway’s book of the same title, examines the history of corporate-financed public relations efforts to sow confusion and skepticism. Lastly, Wu’s study, combined with other recent works on Chinese merchants and business, such as Madeleine Zelin’s The Merchants of Zigong (New York: Columbia University Press, ) and Brett Sheehan’s Industrial Eden (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, ), once gain reminds us of the important but often overlooked role that.- The Xiqin Guild Hall in Zigong, Sichuan, China, was built by wealthy Shanxi salt merchants in Today it is the Salt Industry History Museum.Just as you might add to your students' knowledge of a piece of literature by providing historical context and profiling the author, "The Merchants of Cool," which first aired Febru