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  • Couture and Consensusby Regina A. Root

    University of Minnesota Press 2010; US$ 75.00

    Following Argentina’s revolution in 1810, the dress of young patriots inspired a nation and distanced its politics from the relics of Spanish colonialism. Fashion writing often escaped the notice of authorities, allowing authors to masquerade political ideas under the guise of frivolity and entertainment. In Couture and Consensus , Regina A. Root... more...

  • Manufacturingby Manya Chylinski

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 41.94

    Manufacturing is crucial to the economy in the United States, accounting for 62 percent of research and development and almost a third of productivity growth. In terms of job creation, this industry has the highest multiplier effect: Every $1 million of final sales supports eight manufacturing jobs and six jobs in other industries, such as services... more...

  • Manufacturing in the New Urban Economyby Willem van Winden; Leo van den Berg; Luis Carvalho; Erwin van Tuijl

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    In large cities in developed countries, the share of manufacotruing has declined drastically in the last decades and the share of service has grown as many manufacturing firms have closed or moved to lower-cost locations. The process of deindustrialization is often seen as part of the inevitable shift towards a knowledge based economy and urban economies... more...

  • Territory, specialization and globalization in European Manufacturingby Helena Marques; Francisco Puig

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    Although traditional manufacturing (textiles, clothing, footwear, furniture, etc) has been in decline in developed countries, it still represents an important part of European employment due to its labour-intensive character. Moreover, its geographical concentration particularly exposes certain regions of Europe to job loss as the industry declines.... more...

  • The Modern Defense Industry: Political, Economic, and Technological Issuesby Richard Bitzinger

    ABC-CLIO 2009; US$ 134.00

    Whether it's guns and ammunition or multidimensional anti-terrorism systems, the defense industry is dynamic, complex, and ubiquitous. It is also mysterious, powerful, and controversial, involving thousands of players worldwide?from suppliers and producers to government and military procurers to shadowy figures that trade in the black market. This... more...

  • Plunkett's Apparel & Textiles Industry Almanac 2010by Jack W. Plunkett

    Plunkett Research, Ltd. 2010; US$ 299.99

    Vital to businesses of all types, advertising, marketing and branding are covered in-depth in this important volume, from mass media to direct mail, from online advertising to branding and public relations. Analysis of trends, globalization, technologies, finances. Profiles of the 350 leading companies. more...

  • A Distinctive Industrializationby J. K. J. Thomson

    Cambridge University Press 1992; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08

    This book, first published in 1992, is a study of the development of Barcelona's cotton industry, bridging the 'pre-industrial' and early 'industrial' periods. more...

  • Making the Cut?by Cornelia Staritz

    World Bank Publications 2010; US$ 19.99

    The clothing sector has traditionally been a gateway to export diversification and industrial development for low-income countries (LICs) due to its low fix costs, relatively simple technology, and labor-intensive nature. It has served to absorb large numbers of unskilled, and mostly female, workers and build capital and know-how for more technologically... more...

  • The Lure of Faraway Placesby Herb Pohl; James Raffan

    Dundurn 2007; US$ 7.99

    Herb Pohl, solo wilderness canoe traveller, left a legacy of stories that take us into the private world of an individual alone in the wilderness. more...

  • Start Your Own Kid Focused Business and Moreby Entrepreneur Press

    Entrepreneur Press 2008; US$ 17.99

    Are you inventive? Fun? Have you been called a kid at heart? If so, let us introduce you to an up-and-coming, fresh-faced market with unbelievable purchasing powermeet today?s kids! An ever-growing market, kids offer a world of business possibilities for inspired entrepreneurs like you! From party planning and gift products to cooking classes and... more...