John A. Hobson, Imperialism: A Study 
Imperialism: A Study (New York, James Pott & Co., 1902).
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A classic analysis of imperialism by a British economic journalist who explores the way in which mercantile interests in the home country can manipulate the power of the state in order to get benefits in the colony.
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- Imperialism: a Study
- Introductory Nationalism and Imperialism
- Part I the Economics of Imperialism
- Part I, Chapter I: The Measure of Imperialism
- Part I, Chapter II: The Commercial Value of Imperialism
- Part I, Chapter III: Imperialism As an Outlet For Population
- Part I, Chapter IV: Economic Parasites of Imperialism
- Part I, Chapter V: Imperialism Based On Protection
- Part I, Chapter VI: The Economic Taproot of Imperialism
- Part I, Chapter VII: Imperialist Finance
- Part Ii the Politics of Imperialism
- Part Ii, Chapter I: The Political Significance of Imperialism
- Part Ii, Chapter II: The Scientific Defence of Imperialism
- Part Ii, Chapter III: Moral and Sentimental Factors
- Part Ii, Chapter IV: Imperialism and the Lower Races
- Appendix the Labour Policy of Transvaal Mine-owners
- Part Ii, Chapter V: Imperialism In Asia
- Part Ii, Chapter VI: Imperial Federation
- Part Ii, Chapter VII: The Outcome