Honors World Unit 2: Industrial Revolution (Economic Development…
Honors World Unit 2: Industrial Revolution
Injustices in the Workforce
Unfair Working Conditions
Children had extreme hours with no time to eat
Dirty work place/ many diseases
Little to no breaks
Made essentially two classes, the first and middle class
Labor Unions established
Marx's "The Communist Manifesto"
Marx in a nutshell
"Lose your chains"
RIch vs poor
From an agricultural economy to an Industrial economy
Millions of new jobs
Led to injustices in the workplace
Rush for Raw Materials
New inventions and competition
Adam Smith and Andrew Ure
Father of modern day Capitalism
Author of the "Philosophy of the Manufacturer"
The 1% will make up to the poor through philanthropy
"Father of Communism", wrote "The Communist Manifesto"
Still relevant 200 years later
Soviet Union, Mao Empire
Philosopher During the Enlightenment