Traditions and Encounters, AP Edition (Bentley), 5th Edition

Chapter 29: The Making of Industrial Society

Essay Quiz

Compare the conditions for workers under the putting-out system with the working conditions in the factory system. Which system would be preferable to most workers? Who benefits from the new system of labor?
What were living conditions like in the industrial cities of the late nineteenth century? What systems and agencies needed to be developed to address some of these problems?
What was Karl Marx’s criticism of industrial capitalism? What solutions did he envision? How well did he foresee the evolution of industrial society? Did his predictions come to pass?
Traditions & Encounters, 5e
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