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About Me Name-Sunil Kumar Singh JRF, Pursuing research in History Faced UPSC interview in 2015, and 2016 Taught history for 3 years at University level Follow me at: https://unacademy.com/user/kumarsunilvns99
Industrial revolution eVIeans Why in Britain first * Importance Different path to industralisation : Britain, France & Germany . Effects of Industrial revolution
Effects Essentially an economic revolution, brought significant changes in the social, political, & other sphere . Economic effects New factories & workshop - Increased production of goods - reduced the cast- quality good at cheap price . Led to industrial capitalism & finance capitalism
Effects . Boost trade & commerce Emergence of factory system of production - independent workers became a wage earner Social effects- Growth of new cites - Manchester, Sheffield etc .Growth of slum .Men, women, and children alike were employed at survival wages in unhealthy and dangerous environments promoted child labour
Effects Not conducive for healthy family life . Led to sharp division in society- the bourgeois & the proletariat Modern inventions - Medicine Improved -Better surgeons ,The telephone, Light bulb Political effects Led colonisation of Asia & Africa- raw material 8 market
Effects * Divided the countries - developed & under developed Fillip to the reform movement in England - number of factory laws were enacted Launched Chartist movement Formation of trade unions, movement . Paved the way for the development of new social & economic doctrines
Q6. Why did the industrial revolution first occur in England? Discuss the quality of life of the people there during the industrialization. How does it compare with that in India at present times?
1. "Latecomer" Industrialrevolution in Japan involved certain factors that were markedly different from what west had experience.