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The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran

Silk for Silver, 16001730 (Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization)

by Rudolph P. Matthee

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • Distributive industries,
  • Textile And Clothing Industries (Economic Aspects),
  • International Trade,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Silk industry,
  • History: World,
  • Middle East,
  • Iran,
  • Economic History,
  • Middle East - Iran,
  • Business & Economics-Economic History,
  • History / Middle East,
  • Silk industry--Iran--Economic aspects,
  • Industries - General,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Economic aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7749768M
    ISBN 100521641314
    ISBN 109780521641319

    Description: Using a wide range of archival and written sources, Rudi Matthee considers the economic, social and political networks established between Iran, its neighbours and the world at large, through the prism of the late Safavid silk trade. In so doing, he demonstrates how silk, a resource crucial to state revenue and the only commodity to span Iran's entire economic activity, was integral to aspects of late . The Practice of Politics in Safavid Iran: Power, Religion and Rhetoric (I.B. Tauris & Bips Persian Studies) | Colin P. Mitchell | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.

    Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran: Silk for Silver, (Cambridge University Press, ), recipient of the prize for best non- Persian language book on Iranian history, , awarded by the Iranian Ministry of Culture; honorable mention, British-Kuwaiti. Safavid (säfä`wēd), Iranian dynasty (–), that established Shiite Islam in Iran as an official state Safavid state provided both the territorial and societal foundations of modern Iran. Founded by Shah Ismail Ismail, –, shah of Persia (–24), founder of the Safavid dynasty.

      The Shah had the absolute power over the state - and complex system of bureaucracy and rules was established so they can prevent any type of fraud. Every action taken had to be reported to the Shah himself by the officers he personally appointed -. Safavid studies are flourishing nowadays, after decades of relative neglect, and “silk in exchange for cash” seems to be the current flavor of the month, given the fact that another book (Rudi Matthee, The Politics of Trade in. Safavid Iran: Silk for Silver, , Cambridge University Press.


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The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran by Rudolph P. Matthee Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book considers the economic, social and political importance of the silk trade in Safavid Iran. It focuses on four aspects of this trade: the role of silk in Iranian commercial policy, the interaction between agents of the state and foreign merchants, the routes along which silk was transported and, critically, the economic and social difficulties that contributed to the collapse of the regime in the s.5/5(1).

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This book considers the economic, social and political importance of the silk trade in Safavid Iran. It focuses on four aspects of this trade: the role of silk in Iranian commercial policy, the interaction between agents of the state and foreign merchants, the routes along which silk was transported and, critically, the economic and social difficulties that contributed to the collapse of the regime in the by: The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran: Silk for Silver, - Rudolph P.

Matthee - Google Books Using a wide range of archival and written sources, Rudi Matthee considers the economic, social 4/5(3). This book considers the economic, social and political importance of the silk trade in Safavid Iran.

It focuses on four aspects of this trade: the role of silk in Iranian commercial policy, the interaction between agents of the state and foreign merchants, the routes along which silk was transported and, critically, the economic and social difficulties that contributed to the collapse of the regime in the : $   Synopsis Using a wide range of archival and written sources, Rudi Matthee considers the economic, social and political networks established between Iran, its neighbours and the world at large, through the prism of the late Safavid silk : The politics of trade in Safavid Iran: silk for silver, [Rudolph P Matthee] -- "Rudolph P.

Matthee's book offers a sophisticated, revisionist interpretation of the economy of Safavid Iran. The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran Using a wide range of archival and written sources, Rudi Matthee considers the economic, social and political networks established between Iran, its neighbours and the world at large, through the prism of the late Safavid silk trade.

THE POLITICS OF TRADE IN SAFAVID IRAN: SILK FOR SILVER By With the explosion of interest in Safavid studies this last past decade, large gaps in deserve.

Particularly absent was a comprehensive study of Safavid economics and, The Asian Trade Revolution is disappointingly eurocentric in its approach; more. The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran.

Silk for Silver, The Safavid dynasty originated as a fledgling apocalyptic mystical movement based in Iranian Azarbaijan, and grew into a large, cosmopolitan Irano-Islamic empire stretching from Baghdad to Herat.

Here, Colin P. Mitchell examines how the Safavid state introduced and moulded a unique and vibrant political discourse, reflecting the social and religious heterogeneity of sixteenth-century Iran. The Safavid dynasty represented the pinnacle of Iran’s power and influence in its early modern history.

The evidence of this – the creation of a nation state, military expansion and success, economic dynamism, and the exquisite art and architecture of the period – is well-known.

The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran Book Summary: Using a wide range of archival and written sources, Rudi Matthee considers the economic, social and political networks established between Iran, its neighbours and the world at large, through the prism of the late Safavid silk trade.

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- The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran: Silk for Silver, Rudolph P. Matthee Frontmatter More information. Title: Created Date. in association with the Iran Heritage FoundationThe decline and fall of Safavid Iran is traditionally seen as the natural outcome of the unrelieved political stagnation and moral degeneration which characterised late Safavid Iran.

"Persia in Crisis" challenges this view. In this ground-breaking new book, Rudi Matthee revisits traditional sources and introduces new ones to take a.

Matthee, Rudolph, The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran: Silk for Silver, – (Cambridge University Press, ). Moin, Azfar, The Millennial Sovereign: Sacred Kingship and Sainthood in Islam (New York: Columbia University Press, ).Author: Giancarlo Casale.

This book contributes to our understanding of the Muslim temporal system and our appreciation of the influence of Islamic science on the Western world. Reviews The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran: Silk for Silver, – Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Rudi Matthee serves as the John and Dorothy Munroe Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Delaware, where he teaches Middle Eastern history, with a research focus on early modern Iran and the Persian Gulf.

His books include The Politics of Trade in Safavid Iran: Silk for Silver, (Cambridge University Press, ); The /5. A thorough investigation of the Safavid state and the significance of rhetoric, power and religion in its functioning, The Practice of Politics in Safavid Iran is indispensable for all those interested in Iranian history and politics and Middle East studies.

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