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Россия и Британия: «индустриальная дипломатия»: взаимодействие британской промышленности и старообрядческого предпринимательства в ХIХ веке

The spiritual concept of Business created at the beginning of the 19th century became a kernel of confessional ethics of Old Belief managing. The perception of Cause (Business) as personal Christian feat defined the jealous relation of Old Believers businessmen to it. The success of this Cause in textile production, was impossible without use of the western cars and the invitation, at least, at the beginning, masters from England. And Old Belief manufacturers, promoting strengthening of "true Orthodoxy", actively entered foreign equipment and technology at the enterprises, praying for forgiveness then the of use "sin novelties", consciously made for the sake of the main thing in their life.