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Settler economies in world history [electronic resource] /
edited by Christopher Lloyd, Jacob Metzer, Richard Sutch.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013.
xxiii, 605 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
9789004232648 (alk. paper), 9789004232655 (ebk.)
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Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2013.
9789004232648 (alk. paper)
9789004232655 (ebk.)
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Introduction / Richard Sutch -- Settler colonization and societies in world history : patterns and concepts / Christopher Lloyd and Jacob Metzer -- Part A: General perspectives -- Why the settlers soared : the dynamics of immigration and economic growth -- In the "golden age" for settler societies / Susan B. Carter and Richard Sutch -- Five hundred years of European colonization : inequality and paths of development / Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff -- Uneven development paths among settler societies, 1870-2000 / Henry Willebald and Luis Bertola -- Settler colonialism in Africa / Claude Lutzelschwab -- Jews in mandatory Palestine and additional phenomena of atypical settler -- Colonization in modern time / Jacob Metzer -- Part B: Comparative themes settler-indigenous relations -- "Great frauds and abuses" : institutional innovation at the colonial frontier of private property : case studies of the individualization of Maori Indian and Metis lands / Frank Tough and Kathleen Dimmer -- Aboriginal economies in settler societies : Maori and Canadian prairie Indians / Tony Ward -- Labor and migration -- Patterns and processes of migration : an overview / Drew Keeling -- Three island frontiers : Japanese migration in the Pacific / Carl Mosk -- Coerced labour in southern hemisphere settler economies / David Meredith -- Labor market outcomes in settler economies between 1870 and 1913 : accounting for differences in labor hours and occupations / Martin P. Shanahan and John K. Wilson -- Finance and capital flows -- Wakefieldian investment and the birth of new societies, c. 1830 to 1930 / Bernard Attard -- Financial intermediaries in settler economies : the role of the banking sector development in South Africa, 1850-2000 / Grietjie Verhoef -- Trade and investment -- International trade and investment of the settler economies during the twentieth century : Argentina, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and South Africa / Tim Rooth -- Trade, dominance, dependence and the end of the settlement era in Canada -- Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, 1920-1973 / Francine McKenzie -- Institutional development -- So similar, so different : New Zealand and Uruguay in the world economy / Jorge Alvarez and Luis Bertola -- The state and economic policy in twentieth century Australia and New Zealand : escaping the staples trap? / Jim McAloon -- Institutional patterns of the settler societies : hybrid, parallel, and -- Convergent / Christopher Lloyd -- Notes on contributors -- Index.
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