Das Wunder Europa 978-3-16-152070-9 - Mohr Siebeck
Cultural Studies

Eric L. Jones

Das Wunder Europa

Umwelt, Wirtschaft und Geopolitik in der Geschichte Europas und Asiens
Übers. v. Monika Streissler

[The European Miracle. Environments, Economies and Geopolitics in the History of Europe and Asia. 2nd German edition, expanded by the »Afterword« of the 3rd English edition.]

2nd, german edition with a new afterword of the 3rd edition 2012. XLVII, 331 pages.

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ISBN 978-3-16-152070-9
Published in German.
»The book has an encyclopaedic outlook and will be of interest to historians, economists and political scientists.« International Review of Administrative Sciences 4 (1993), pp. 694–695
Jones describes the development of Europe through a long range perspective. Why did economic growth and development begin in Europe? How are technological transformation, structural changes and income growth institutionalized? To what degree do geographical conditions affect the manifestation of economic transformation?

Eric L. Jones Geboren 1936; emeritierter Professor of Economic Systems and Ideas an der La Trobe University in Australien.


The following reviews are known:

In: Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft — 39 (2013), S. 95–102 (Martin Mailberg)