The Cotton and Textile Industry: Innovation and Maturity: Case Studies in Industrial History

John Wilson (Editor), Steven Toms (Editor), Nicholas Wong (Editor)

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This shortform book presents key peer-reviewed research on industrial history. In selecting and contextualising this volume, the editors address how the field of textile history has evolved.

Themes covered include entrepreneurial, technological and labour history, whilst the book highlights the strategic and social consequences of innovations in the history of this key UK sector.

Of interest to business and economic historians, this shortform book also provides analysis and illustrative case studies that will be valuable reading across the social sciences.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Number of pages96
ISBN (Electronic)9780429399749
ISBN (Print)9780367024130
Publication statusPublished - 29 Jan 2021

Publication series

NameRoutledge Focus on Industrial History

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