Capitalists without capitalism: the Jains of India and the Quakers of the West

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Greenwood Pub. Co., Oct 28, 1971 - Religion - 252 pages
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Professor Nevaskar explores two vastly different cultures--the Quakers of America and the Jains of India--to show how non-economic factors affect the development of economic systems.

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Contents

THE QUAKERS OF THE WEST
63
Everyday Ethic of Quakerism
83
Economic Ethic of Quakers
118
A Short History of Jainism
141
Everyday Ethic of Jainism
168
Comparisons and Contrasts
215
Summary and Conclusion
224
Statistical Appendix on the Quakers and the Jains
237
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