[EBOOK] The First Knowledge Economy: Human Capital and the European Economy, 1750 1850

The First Knowledge Economy: Human Capital and the European Economy, 1750 1850

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ISBN Code : 9781107044012
Book Author : Margaret C. Jacob
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Total Pages : 287

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Ever since the Industrial Revolution debate has raged about the sources of the new, sustained western prosperity. Margaret Jacob here argues persuasively for the critical importance of knowledge in Europes economic transformation during the period from 1750 to 1850, first in Britain and then in selected parts of northern and western Europe. This is a new history of econom