countries; however, it also occurs even in industrialized societies. In Canada, there are forms of gender inequality everyday even though there are laws stating equality between women and men. According to Hopcroft (2009), “Women participate less in non-sex typed experimental tasks, have lower levels...
The Growth of Industrial Property
What was the Second Industrial Revolution, and what effects did it have on economic and social life?
The second industrial revolution started in the late nineteenth century and continued through the 1930's. The revolution provided great opportunities as well as troubling...
▪ Schools for women (Beacher), deaf, blind
o Education focused on patriotism
▪ Noah Webster’s speller
▪ McGruff Readers about patriotic figures
▪ Morals about America
• Reforms of Women and Slave
o Women achieved more rights,...
The Industrial Revolution was driven by great advances in technology in machinery that completely reorganized the framework of production, dramatically altering the lives of urban and rural workers of Canada. The advent of new machinery saw production become more centralized, and in the meantime more...
post war depression. However, in countries like Canada, the decade ahead would be filled with amazing growth and change in many ways. The 1920s were an exciting time in Canada because of the economic prosperity, technological, social and cultural revolutions and growing political responsibility and change...
Exchange of Scholars, 2001-2006. SWS Feminist Lecturer, sponsored by Sociologists for Women in Society, 1999. Research Grant, Spencer Foundation Small grants program, for project on educational opportunities for women at military schools, 1996-1997; refunded, 1999-2000 Presidential Mini-Grant for Departmental...
The Industrial Revolution was an unprecedented period in European history that occured in 18th and 19th century. It represents one of the most significant eras of the modern European history, during which major changes took place in everyday lives of millions across the continent...
as the Industrial Revolution gathered pace from 1700 onwards. The last 50 years have seen a yet more rapid increase in the rate of population growth due to medical advances and substantial increases in agricultural productivity, particularly beginning in the 1960s, made by the Green Revolution. In 2007...
United States purchased from France in 1803 for $15 million; extends from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains and from the Gulf of Mexico to Canada
Second great awakening - a Protestant revival movement during the early 19th century in the United States.
Indian removal act - signed into...
APWH Multiple Choice Stem Question Study Guide Chapters 29-33
1. The revolutions of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries helped to spread Enlightenment ideals and (p. 782)
2. Revolutionaries of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century (p. 783)
3. John Locke wrote...
World Population growth GDP growth (real) Per capita Trade growth (real) Migration (net) Million US, Canada, Australia, NZ (cumulative) US, Canada, Australia, NZ (annual) Industrial countries (less Japan) (cumulative) Global FDI outward stock, year FDI as % of GDP (world)
1850-1913 0.8 a...
The Industrial Revolution
During the Eighteenth century all of the European nations were considered equal entities. Britain was not the super power nation it is known to be today. Everyone lived on farmland, and all labour was manual. Living conditions were modest and agriculture was their main priority...
19th century history
Four main problems in Britiain:
1) Condition of England question (industrial revolution)
2) Adjusting the parliamentary system: Both factory owners and workers without parliamentary representation , rotten borroughs
3) Economic liberalism vs. protectionism
4) Irish question
The Industrial Revolution was a significant part of history; much was accomplished in a short amount of time. The first to experience the industrial revolution was England in the 1760s. Within a half a century later it began to spread into other countries. (Footnote). The Industrial Revolution in England...
Beethoven and his music.
Political and Social Circumstances The lifetime of Beethoven saw many wars, particularly revolutions. The American Revolution began in 17764, while the French Revolution began in 17895. Germany, then simply a collection of states, was at war with Napoleon Bonaparte in the late 1700s...
patterns emerged: first, western Europe recovered from the war only incompletely; second, the United States and Japan rose as giants in industrial production; third, revolutions of lasting consequence shook Mexico, Russia, and China. Each of these developments brought into doubt western Europe’s assumptions...
destruction and chaos for Europe in general, European nations were on their way to a great recovery. Even by 1950, it was seen that European nation’s industrial and agricultural outputs were 30% above how they were before the war started. But even though you may think World War Two only physically damaged...
the population had the right to elect the members of the House of Commons.
* Voting was limited to men who owned a substantial amount of land. Women could not vote at all.
* The upper class ran the government. The first group to demand a greater voice in politics was the wealthy middle class...
Canada between the Wars 1919-1939
I. The British Commonwealth of Nations-
The period between the wars brought: Culmination of Canada's growth to independent nationhood within the British Commonwealth. Prime Minister Borden - Included in the Imperial War Cabinet in London. He piloted- the dominions...
The Emergence of Industrial Society in the West, 1750-1914
1. Major Themes
a. Political Upheaval – age of revolution 1775-1848
b. Exportation of western European institutions to settler societies
2. Major Changes
a. Monarchies replaced by parliaments...
Romantic Age didn’t have a king or queen, but the Victorian Period did. They were similar and different in writing styles, and beliefs. The Industrial Revolution also had an effect on both time periods. The Romantic Period was from 1784 until 1832. The Romantics brought amore brave, individual, and imaginative...
(1945-1954, Battle of Dien Bien Phu), Vietnam War (1965-1973), Algerian War (France, 1954-1962), Afghan Resistance (1979-1989, Mujahadeen), Cuban Revolution (1957-1959)
← Civil Wars: Spanish Civil War (Francisco Franco, Comintern, Popular Front rebels, loyalists, republicans, nationalists) Vietnam...
forcing them to make peace. This forced alliance held when Pontiac's successor led his nation to war as an ally to the British during the American Revolution. (Amendolare, 1999) The Ottawa tribe was created small in after 1775 in the United States. This tribe is known for being original people of today’s...
of psychological disorder
* Premise: if psychological disorder is high, suicide is high, and vice versa
* Analysis showed more women than men in asylums, but 4:1 m:fm death
* Jews have highest psychological disorder, but lowest suicide rate
* Psychological disorder...
and the effects of King Philip’s War.
5. Summarize early New England attempts at intercolonial unity, and the consequences of England’s Glorious Revolution in America.
6. Describe the founding of New York and Pennsylvania, and explain why these two settlements as well as the other middle colonies became...
The Winnipeg General Strike: A Revolution
The Winnipeg General Strike was one of the greatest strikes in Canadian history.
It was very important in history because it was a turning point in the Canadian labour
scene we have today. The Winnipeg General Strike and the strikers’ actions...
Twenty percent since 1980 from 200 million to 1.5 billion in 1990 to 10 billion in 2003
3. Where are organic foods grown and sold?
United states canada Japan and Europe
4. Organic agriculture is growing in popularity. List 3 reasons for this trend.
Farmers can extract themselves to a degree...
telephones, light, transportation, or labor laws? That’s what Americans would be missing in life without having the Industrial Revolution occurring in history. The Industrial Revolution was a time of changes from working at home to working in factories with machines and engines. There were new inventions...
French Revolution that took over from the eighteenth century to the nineteenth century. The turmoil of the French Revolution spread throughout Europe and other nations. Kornblum (2008) suggests that the political upheavals were associated with tremendous social changes. The political revolutions demolished...
The Industrial Revolution and the Rise of the West.
Bob Allen Professor of Economic History Oxford University Graham Lecture, 2008
Why are some countries rich and others poor?
Since 1500, incomes have risen in most of the world, however:
• Incomes have risen fastest in the countries that were...