Small town capitalism in Western India : artisans, merchants and the making of the informal economy, 1870-1960

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Full title: Small town capitalism in Western India : artisans, merchants and the making of the informal economy, 1870-1960 / Douglas E. Haynes.
Main author: Haynes, Douglas E.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • The historical and global contexts of artisan production
  • Consumers, merchants and markets
  • Artisanal towns
  • The organization of production
  • Small town capitalism and the living standards of artisans
  • The colonial state and the handloom weaver
  • The paradox of the long 1930s
  • Weaver capitalists and the politics of the workshop, 1940-60.