Gentlemen capitalists

British imperialism in South East Asia, 1770-1890 by Anthony Webster

Publisher: Tauris Academic Studies in London, New York

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  • Southeast Asia,
  • Great Britain,
  • Asia, Southeastern


  • British -- Asia, Southeastern -- History.,
  • Southeast Asia -- History.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Relations -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Relations -- Asia, Southeastern.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Asia.

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This book aims to show the importance of London capitalist interest, the vital role played by Indian capitalist and merchants in Southeast Asia and the importance of growing Chinese community as intermediaries between British and indigenous merchants.

Gentleman Capitalists: British Imperialism in Southeast Asia, Gentlemen. Gentlemen Capitalists book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The period when the British were establishing political and commerci Author: Anthony Webster. Gentlemanly capitalism is a theory of New Imperialism first put forward by the historians Peter J.

Cain and A. Hopkins in the s and developed in their work British Imperialism. The theory posits that British imperialism was driven by the business interests of the City of London and landed interests.

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Gentlemen, capitalists and settlers: a brief response McAloon, Jim Bï ¹ Jï ©ï ­ Mï £Aï ¬ï ¯ï ¯ï ® Lincoln University Professor Hopkinsâ generous response to my article provides an opportunity for further reï¬ ection on the argument which he and Professor Cain advanced at book-length in and on the.

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The Victorians we meet in this volume range from the capitalists in the top tier of the bourgeoisie, eager to be recognized as gentlemen, to the clerks and craftsmen fearful of sinking into the proletariat.

Top 10 anti-capitalist books. This article is more than 18 years old. Published on Sat 4 Aug EDT. No street protester wants to be caught on the train without something to .gentlemanly capitalists of the service sector proved to be the more successful and enduring element in the complex interplay between "moneymongers"2 and manufacturers.

Furthermore, services and finance had a greater impact than industry on Britain's presence overseas between i and I