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Industrial Revolution 1. How did the Industrial Revolution begin in Great Britain? 2. How did the Industrial Revolution change the way people worked and lived? 3. How did the Industrial Revolution inspire new ideas about economics and society?
Revolution in Great Britain • Exploration and Colonialism- raw materials and markets • Seapower- British Royal Navy • Government Support • Private Investment • Agriculture- Food surplus, Enclosure Movement • Cottage to Factory System • Steam and Coal – James Watt
Factories and Workers • Water to Steam • Factory Towns – Pollution – Overcrowding – Working Conditions • Worker Unrest – Luddites-1811 – Labor Unions – Strikes • Mass Production
New Ideas in Society • • • Economics Adam Smith Thomas Malthus Robert Owens Karl Marx Effects at Home – Women – Children • Effects of Countries – Great Britain, France, Germany, United States – Standard of Living
Life in the Industrial Age How did the Industrial Revolution change life in the 1700 s and 1800 s?
Technology • • Thomas Edison Michael Faraday Henry Bessemer Robert Fulton Wright Brothers Samuel Morse Alexander Graham Bell Guglielmo Marconi
Scientific and Medical Achievements • Charles Darwin • Marie and Pierre Curie • Albert Einstein • Louis Pasteur • Ivan Pavlov • Sigmund Freud
Daily Life • • • Growth of Cities/Suburbs William Le Baron Jenney Booker T. Washington Leisure Time Romanticism – William Wordsworth – Ludwig von Beethoven • Realism – Charles Dickens – Leo Tolstoy – Henrik Ibsen • Impressionism