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By Stephen L. Harp

A international heritage of Rubber is helping readers comprehend and achieve new insights into the social and cultural contexts of world construction and intake, from the 19th century to this present day, in the course of the attention-grabbing tale of 1 commodity.

  • Divides the assurance into subject matters of race, migration, and exertions; gender on plantations and in factories; call for and daily intake; global Wars and nationalism; and resistance and independence
  • Highlights the interrelatedness of our international lengthy prior to the age of globalization and the worldwide social inequalities that persist today
  • Discusses key ideas of the 19th and 20th centuries, together with imperialism, industrialization, racism, and inequality, during the lens of rubber
  • Provides an attractive and obtainable narrative for all degrees that's jam-packed with archival learn, illustrations, and maps

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