By Indrajit Ray
This ebook seeks to enlighten gray components of business historiography. even supposing Bengal industries have been globally dominant at the eve of the commercial revolution, no distinct literature is offered approximately their later process improvement. a sequence of questions are inquisitive about it. Did these industries decline through the spells of British commercial revolution? If sure, what have been their purposes? If no longer, the final interest is: On which benefits may perhaps these industries live to tell the tale opposed to the chances of the technological revolution? an intensive dialogue on those matters additionally clears up one other sector of dispute in relation to the incidence of deindustrialization in Bengal, and the validity of 2 competing hypotheses on it, viz. i) the mainstream speculation of industry mess ups, and ii) the neo-marxian speculation of imperialistic country interventions
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Bengal Industries and the British Industrial Revolution (1757-1857) (Routledge Explorations in Economic History) by Indrajit Ray