What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Course of Western Enterprise
n The Instruments of Western Enterprise
28 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
acres activities agencies agricultural Asian banks Batavia became began Borneo British capital chief China Chinese cinchona coffee colonial commercial companies concerns copra countries crops cultivation cultuurstelsel Deli Dutch early East Indies economic development established estates European export factories Federation of Malaya foreign Furnivall growth Harrisons and Crosfield ibid important increased India Indonesia and Malaya interests investment Japan Japanese Java Kelantan labour land Malay Malayan Railways manufacturing ment merchant houses mining N.E.I. Government native Netherlands nineteenth century oil palms operations organisation Outer Provinces output Overseas Chinese Banking Pahang palm oil peasants Penang period plantations planted planters political ports present century private enterprise production railway region rubber rubber industry Second World Selangor Singapore smallholders South East Asia specialised Straits Settlements sugar supply Surabaya technical tin-mining tion tobacco trade undertakings Western enterprise Western firms