Why Europe Was First

Why Europe Was First For Most Of Its History Europe Was A Thoroughly Average Part Of The World Poor, Uncouth, Technologically And Culturally Backward By Contrast, China Was Always Far Richer, Sophisticated And Advanced Yet It Was Europe That First Became Modern, And By The Nineteenth Century China Was Struggling To Catch Up This Book Explains Why Why Did Europe Succeed And Why Was China Left Behind The Answer, As We Will See, Does Not Only Solve A Long Standing Historical Puzzle, It Also Provides An Explanation Of The Contemporary Success Of East Asia, And It Shows What Is Wrong With Current Theories Of Development And Modernization. First off, the book has a ridiculous cover, but it s worth looking past that The author teaches in Taiwan and the book is from 2007, so he has a front row seat with Chinese growth and Chinese Japanese institutions His thesis is that one should define countries as modern or not, where modernity is defined as a constant change Social and p

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  • Paperback
  • 428 pages
  • Why Europe Was First
  • Erik Ringmar
  • English
  • 07 November 2019
  • 1843312417