Eighteenth-Century Seminar - “Interstate Commerce, Political Economy, and the Idea of Commercial Society”

Date
Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Location
211 Dickinson Hall
Audience
Public

Speaker

Details

Event Description

“Interstate Commerce, Political Economy, and the Idea of Commercial Society”

Andrew Sartori, New York University and Institute for Advanced Study


Andrew Sartori is professor of history at New York University. His work examines the relationship between histories of concept formation and histories of capitalist social relations. He is the author of Liberalism in Empire (University of California Press, 2014), and Bengal in Global Concept History (University of Chicago Press, 2008), as well as several edited volumes. He also co-edits the journal, Critical Historical Studies.

Co-Sponsored by:

Institute for Advanced Study and Humanities Council

Contact
Richard Spiegel
Area of Interest
Business History
Consumer History
Economic History
Period
17th & 18th Centuries
Scholarly Series
Eighteenth Century Seminar