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Readings For World Civilizations II, Fall Semester 2016


The Industrial Revolution 10/05

Overview of The Industrial Revolution:

http://webs.bcp.org/sites/vcleary/ModernWorldHistoryTextbook/IndustrialRevolution/IRbegins.html

 Social problems, labor, and child Labour in Industry:

http://webs.bcp.org/sites/vcleary/ModernWorldHistoryTextbook/IndustrialRevolution/IREffects.html

A letter from the Industrial Age:

http://unenumerated.blogspot.com/2006/01/letter-from-industrial-revolution.html

 Questions for the readings: 

What were the social effects of The Industrial Revolution in England?

How did the Industiral Revolution negatively impact the structure of the family?

How does the letter from the Industrial Age describe the situation for iron workers on an iron ore plantation?

 

 

 
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