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Metropolis and Hinterland

The City of Rome and the Italian Economy, 200 BCAD 200

by Neville Morley

  • 9 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic History,
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Business & Economics / Economic History,
  • Business & Economics-Economic History,
  • History / Ancient / Rome,
  • Rome--Economic conditions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7767964M
    ISBN 100521893313
    ISBN 109780521893312

    Metropolis and Hinterland? A Comment on the Role of Rural Economy and Society in the Urban Heart of the Medieval Low Countries1 tim soens, eline van onacker and kristof dombrecht Urbanity was a distinguishing feature of the medieval Low Countries, but even in its most urbanised core a majority of the population continued to live outside the city. This chapter discusses the way in which the unique characteristics and history of Wuhan made it conducive to revolutionary ideas and organization in the early twentieth century. The chapter hones in on the educational system and the influence of local students returned from Japan, and within this context presents Zhonghua University, founded by one such returned student.

    NATURE’S METROPOLIS: THE GHOST DANCE OF CHRISTALLER AND VON THUNEN Brian Paget and Richard Walker$ William Cronon’s Nature’s Metropolis () is a wonderful book, on a par with Fernand Braudel’s erudite tomes on European history. This book is a standing brief for a thoroughgoing geographical reworking of American economic history. The Metropolis, IL White Pages phone book. Search our online phone book to find phone numbers, addresses, and more. Metropolis Demographic Data Populat Mediam Household Income $40k - $45k Total Households Average Home Value $57, Median Age 35 - Cities Near Metropolis.

    I read the book ahead of my first ever trip to Chicago (and other parts of the American Mid-West) and the book certainly served as a good historical introduction to the area, especially the astonishingly fast growth of Chicago: the relationship between that metropolis and its natural hinterland is vividly described/5(73). In , Cronon completed a book entitled Nature's Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West, which examines Chicago 's relationship to its rural hinterland during the second half of the nineteenth century.


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The metropolitan-hinterland thesis (or centre-periphery thesis) theory of social and economic development, developed by the Canadian historian Harold Innis examines how economically advanced societies, through trade and colonialism, distort and retard economic development of less developed societies and regions.

A metropolis is identified as the centre of political and. : Metropolis and Hinterland: The City of Rome and the Italian Economy, B.C-A.D.

(): Morley, Neville: BooksCited by: Metropolis and Hinterland The City of Rome and the Italian Economy, BC–AD Get access. However, such a label does not do full justice to the impact of the city on its hinterland. This book examines the historiography of the consumer city model and reappraises the relationship between Rome and Italy.

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This book examines the historiography of the consumer city model and reappraises the relationship between Rome and Italy. hinterland important increase intensive involved Italy iugera Jongman K. White land landowners 3/5(1). Hinterland is a remarkable book.

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Ancient Rome was one of the greatest cities of the pre-industrial era. Like other such great cities, it has often been deemed parasitic, a drain on the resources of the society that supported it. Rome's huge population was maintained not by trade or manufacture but by the taxes and rents of the empire.

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Nature’s Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West (W. Norton & Co., ) is the best history ever written about Chicago, and I was honored to be able to interview William Cronon about his book on the 25 th anniversary of its publication at the plenary session of the annual meeting of the American Society for Environmental History at the Drake Hotel in Written:   This book is the story of Chicago's progress in the 19th century, the rough seduction of the hinterland, and how at its zenith the city ruled the commercial life of a vast inland region more completely and ruthlessly and profitably than any czar ruled Russia A marvelous book.— Ward Just.

Chicago TribuneBrand: Norton, W. & Company, Inc. Thea Gabriele von Harbou was a prolific German author and screenwriter, best known today for writing the screenplay of the silent film epic Metropolis ().

She published over forty books, including novels, childrens books, and collections of short stories, essays, poems, and novellas/5. Metropolis and Hinterland: The City of Rome and the Italian Economy, BC-AD Neville Morley.

This book studies the growth of the city of Rome and the effects of the city's demands for food and migrants on the economy of Italy. It seeks to question the idea that all great cities, especially in the ancient world, were parasites on the.

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Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. What exactly is a hinterland? Cronon uses the term "hinterland" many times in his book Nature's Metropolis: "That I was unconscious of living in Chicago's hinterland is one important ending to the long story I have been telling in this book." () "Some rural residents recognized immediately that their own transportation rates would ultimately bear the cost of .All serious politicians are supposed to possess a hinterland, but not all do.

Chris Mullin was one who did. By the time he entered parliament he had reported from the wars in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia and tracked down the survivors of the CIA operation in Tibet.

He was the author of three novels, including the classic A Very British Coup.Verboven, Koenraad. “Metropolis and Hinterland.

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