The article discusses the development of Dutch government policy to support small-scale industrial production. It argues that this policy was the result of concern about the decline of craft production, which was part a debate in several industrializing societies about future forms of production and class relations. Dutch craft policy is briefly compared to much more powerful policies in Germany and Austria.

1890-1930, Netherlands, crafts, industrial policy
Nederlands Economisch-Historisch Instituut
978-90-71617-17-1
hdl.handle.net/1765/10766
Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC)

van Lente, D. (1990). The crafts in industrial society. Nederlands Economisch-Historisch Instituut. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/10766