Table of contents for The familial state : ruling families and merchant capitalism in early modern Europe / Julia Adams.

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Acknowledgments	vii
Introduction. The Netherlands as Point of Departure	1
1. The Patrimonial Nexus and Theories of State Formation	00
2. State-Making, Hegemony, and Corporate Conflict in the Dutch Golden Age	00
3. The Familial State and the Rise of the Netherlands	00
4. Patrimonial Problems, Familial States, and Chartered Companies in Seventeenth-Century 
Europe	00
5. The Decline of the Netherlands: "Bourgeois Betrayal" or Patriarchal Loyalty?	00
6. France, England, and the Enigmatic Eighteenth Century	00
Conclusion	00
Bibliography	00
Index	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

State, The -- History.
Netherlands -- Commerce -- History -- 17th century.
Mercantile system -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Elite (Social sciences) -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Mercantile system -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Mercantile system -- France -- History -- 18th century.