Ottoman Manufacturing in the Age of the Industrial Revolution
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Ottoman Manufacturing in the Age of the Industrial Revolution by Donald Quataert
Book DescriptionThis book uncovers the rich, fascinating and complex world of Ottoman manufacturing and manufacturers in the age of the European industrial revolution. Using a wealth of sources from Ottoman, European and American archives, Professor Donald Quataert explores the technological methods of producing cotton cloth, wool cloth, yarn and silk, how these changed throughout the nineteenth century, the organisation of home and workshop production and trends in the domestic and international markets. By focusing on textile manufacturing in homes and small workshops, the author reveals a dynamism that refutes traditional notions of a declining economy in the face of European expansion. He shows how manufacturers adopted a variety of strategies, such as reduced wages and low technology inputs, to confront European competitors, protect their livelihoods and retain domestic and international customers.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521893015
(228mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 3-Oct-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Donald Quataert
Ottoman Empire, 1700-1922, Hardback (August 2005)
Second edition of an authoritative text on the Ottoman Empire.
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This book uncovers the rich and fascinating world of nineteenth-century Ottoman manufacturing.
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