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5 edition of The English Factory in Japan found in the catalog.

The English Factory in Japan

by Tony Farrington

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by British Library Publishing Division .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • Economic history,
  • England,
  • International trade,
  • Japan,
  • c 1600 to c 1700

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7793212M
    ISBN 100712306420
    ISBN 109780712306423

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      Diary of Richard Cocks, cape-merchant in the English factory in Japan, with correspondence by Cocks, Richard, d. ; Thompson, Edward Maunde, Sir, Pages:   In Oyamada’s cautionary English-language debut, three recent hires at an inscrutable industrial factory find themselves bewildered by their strange new world. “In times like these, a job’s a job,” Yoshiko thinks before signing on as a contractor who will shred documents all day in the basement of the eponymous factory.


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About the Book. The Japanese way of work is notoriously 'different.' But is it Japan or Britain which is the odd man out. This is the first book to explore the real differences, not by contrasting Japanese employment relations with a hazy ideal image of 'the West,” but through a point-by-point comparison of two Japanese factories with two British ones making similar products.

This is the story of the English East India Company's factory, or trading post, in Japan during the early years of the Edo period. Although the factory survived for only 10 years, it left an unrivalled archive documenting British struggles to establish a viable international trade.

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