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The Industrail Rev
Transcript of The Industrail Rev
Britain was able to communicate cheaply because of the sea. Because Britain was an island ,it was hard to invade,they had a strong navy. Rivers supplied water power!! Britian had COAL:) Britain is an ISLAND! Iron helped make the machines. Coal helped them to power steam engines. AND ALSO GOVERNMENT!! Unlike other Revolutions where the government didnt agree with the changes, Britians Government liked the idea of the Industrial Revolution because it made them rich. AND MORE ADVANCED!! THERE ARE NEGATIVES AND POSITIVES! BUT!! Working Class Conditions POSITIVES NEGATIVES Child Labor Crime Rate Increase Population Increase..... Pollution More Advanced Cities Mass Production..... Working Class Conditions Life in the Tenements Workers lived in unsanitary palces.They barely cleaned up the houses. This caused disease. Because they were so packed together ,their diseases spread quickly. Low Wages The workers were overworked and got low wages for all the work they've done. The Workers had no insurence.Not even the pregnant ones. They often lost limbs while working.And they had to go to work or loss the job. And the houses gave off ordor. The workers lived in packed houses.These houses held about 12 people in a room about ten square feet. Most of the houses didnt have windows. Tenement owners often turned basements and attics into places to rent. The workers had no protection to the weather.They surfered when it was hot and cold. The workers were treated poorly by their bosses.They weren't really recognized as a human should be and their life were depending on the job.This was clearly not a happy life. Child Labor Also Had Positives And Negatives The factories needed small hands to work some machines. Children grew up without an education. Children often got beaten for not doing what they were suppose to do. Children got injured by the machines Parents got extra money from child labor More workers for the factories. The Government Did Not Care The workers were many.
They didn't like they way they were being treated. They decided to strike. So they hired strike breakers. But the Government said that was illegal. Big guys who beat up the workers on strike. They lacked a good childhood. More things got made faster in the factories. The children who suffered from child labor never had a chance to be real kids.They were never able to have fun or be teenagers. Mass Production Mass production is when a factory can get alot of things made in a short time period. Because of mass production more things are available to people. The factory workers now have to rival each other . The government wants this because it makes the country more advanced. More advanced countries equals more powerful countries. Because they want more people to buy their stuff. Advantages of Advanced Countries. War England had better weapons during war because of the industrial revolution. V.S Technology England had better machines that got things done faster. V.S Cheaper Items England had cheaper items because there was an abundance of them.More people could have them. $400 $10 New Thinkers Thomas Malthus Adam Smith David Ricardo Jeremy Bentham John Stuart Mill Robert Owen Karl Marx Friedrich Engles Thomas Malthus He said that eventually human race will out-grow the food. He thought this was happening because people were making too many children. So if they don't stop they will always be poor. Adam Smith Adam Smith believed in Laissez Faire. Lasissaz Faire=government shouldn't be involved with the economy. He also believed in free market. Free Market= unregulated exchange of goods and services. Said that a free market system would be best for everyone. David Ricardo Also believed in free market,people should be left to manage their own money. He didn't believe in government help for the poor. He thought if people got more money they would make more children. Jeremy Benthem Poor People Rich People Benthem believed that the government should give help to the working class..... ....because there was more poor people than rich people. He believed in freedom,he thought the government should step in. John Stuart Mill He Was A Utilitarits Utilitarian=believe in the idea that the goal should be "the greatest happiness for the greatest number" He also believed the government should step in to help the working class. He thought that the middle class could increase their happiness as long as it didn't affect others. He thought women and people should be able to vote. Robert Owen Robert Owen was a Utopian. Utopian=people who believed that they could create a perfect place where everyone one was equal and got equal pay. He made up hes own utopian society. Utopians believe in socialism. Socialism=a place where people would operate farms,factories and other large businesses. He didn't like child labor. Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels They didn't like the ideas of the Utopians. He thought they were unrealistic. They thought that there was a struggle between classes. And They Were....... Communist Capitalism V.S Karl Marx Friedrich Engels Adam Smith David Ricardo In Communism..... All business were owned by government. Wealth is controlled by the government. Government would give people money based on their needs. Everyone worked for the government. Everything is for the community Absolute power is needed for a government like that. They try to get rid the rich people's power to help the poor. They believed in the Haves and Have Nots Poor People Working Class Proletariat Higher Class Factory Owners Bourgeoisie They thought that in the end the working class would unite and rebel. In Capitalism.... The business owners owned the businesses. People get to keep the money they make. People work for other people. Business owners have power over their workers. Democracy is needed for this type of government. They believed in freedom. Positives Negatives The Industrial Revolution has alot of positive and negative effects.But..... ......the positives outweigh the negatives The negatives were harsh,but laws were soon past for them. The positives of the Industrial Revolution could still be seen today.The revolution contributes to how we live life every day. And That's The Industrial Revolution.