Monies, Markets, and Finance in East Asia, 1600-1900

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Series
ISSN: 
2210-2876
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Fei HUANG, University of Tübingen

Fei HUANG examines the process of landscape making in Dongchuan, the key copper-mining region in Southwest China in the eighteenth century. This book demonstrates how multiple landscape experiences developed among various people in dependencies, conflicts and negotiations in the imperial frontier.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004362291
Expected: 
March 2018
€88,00
$102.00

Edited by Ulrich Theobald, Tübingen University, and Cao Jin, Tübingen University/Peking University

The book Southwest China in Regional and Global Perspectives (c. 1600-1911) is dedicated to important issues in society, trade, and local policy in the southwestern provinces of Yunnan, Guizhou and Sichuan during the late phase of the Qing period.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004353633
Expected: 
January 2018
€165,00
$190.00

Wing-kin Puk, Chinese University of Hong Kong

In The Rise and Fall of a Public Debt Market in 16th-Century China, Wing-kin Puk explains the fate of Capitalism in late imperial China through the strange journey of a piece of paper: the Ming salt certificate.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305731
E-ISBN: 
9789004306400
Publication date: 
November 2015
€92,00
$119.00

Edited by Keiko Nagase-Reimer, Ruhr-University Bochum

This volume sheds light on the important role of copper in early modern Sino-Japanese trade. It brings latest research findings on the subject, which were mostly published in Japanese, to an English-speaking audience.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299450
E-ISBN: 
9789004304512
Publication date: 
November 2015
€98,00
$127.00

Edited by Jane Kate Leonard, Akron University and Ulrich Theobald, Tübingen University

Money in Asia examines two chronic problems that faced early modern monetary economies in East, South, and Southeast Asia: The inability to provide sufficient amounts of small currencies to facilitate local economic transactions and to control currency depreciation.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285033
E-ISBN: 
9789004288355
Publication date: 
January 2015
€187,00
$239.00

Ulrich Theobald, Tübingen University

In his book War Finance and Logistics in Late Imperial China, Ulrich Theobald analyzes how the Qing dynasty (1644 – 1911) laid the organizational base for the spectacular expansion of its territory.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004253100
E-ISBN: 
9789004255678
Publication date: 
July 2013
€115,00
$137.00

Edited by Nanny Kim, SOAS, London and Keiko Nagase-Reimer, Technical University Berlin

Mining, Monies, and Culture in Early Modern Societies presents empirical research on mining and metallurgy in the context of monetary metals, as well as the effects of money in government and everyday life; employing a range of inter-disciplinary approaches.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004242821
E-ISBN: 
9789004253568
Publication date: 
June 2013
€148,00
$173.00

Shelley Ching-yu Hsieh, National Cheng Kung University, in collaboration with May Hsin-mei Huang, Lydia Yu-Ling Chang, Sophia Chen-Ying Wu, and Carrie Hsin-Wen Tseng

Gold and Jade Filled Halls: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of Financial and Economic Expressions in Chinese and German provides various linguistic vehicles, such as gold, the stock market, animals, and plants to observe daily expressions which benefit cultural communication and language learning.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244337
E-ISBN: 
9789004244344
Publication date: 
February 2013
€102,00
$128.00

Hans Ulrich Vogel, Tübingen University

In Marco Polo was in China Hans Ulrich Vogel undertakes a thorough study of Yuan currencies, salts and revenues, by comparing Marco Polo manuscripts with Chinese sources and thus offering new evidence for the Venetian’s stay in Khubilai Khan’s empire.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231931
E-ISBN: 
9789004236981
Publication date: 
November 2012
€199,00
$250.00

Edited by Bettina Gramlich-Oka and Gregory Smits

This volume deepens and revises our understanding of early-modern Japan by examining connections between economic thought and policy. It also engages issues of interest to scholars of world history and economic thought outside Japan or East Asia.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183834
E-ISBN: 
9789004190207
Publication date: 
August 2010
€130,00
$157.00