Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 October 2010

320 Pages | Black and white plates; colour plates

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199592890

Bookseller Code (06)

The Rise and Fall of Great Companies

Courtaulds and the Reshaping of the Man-Made Fibres Industry

Geoffrey Owen

A OUP/Pasold Research Fund Publication

Pasold Studies in Textile History

  • A detailed study of how globalization has affected the structure and location of a major industry
  • An original contribution to the long-standing debate about British industrial decline