Emerald city: the birth and evolution of an Indian gemstone industry

Babb, Lawrence A.

₹ 950.00

This book provides an intriguing portrait of the gemstone cutting industry of the North Indian city of Jaipur. It also offers a systematic comparison between Jaipur's gemstone business and New York City's famed diamond industry. In its application of ethnographic methodology to the study of an indigenous Indian industry, Emerald city delivers a unique perspective on business life in a non-Western setting.

ISBN 13: 9788177421347

ISBN 10: 8177421344

Year: 2013

Language: ENGLISH

Pages etc.: xii+220p., (1)map, (33)illus., ind., 24cm.

Binding: Hardbound

Subject(s): Business Management

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