Unformatted text preview: 1760: trade in south america etc. .. The triangle of trade: Britain, africa, North America+West Indies Enclosure movement in britain 16th-18th century New agricultural techniques and inventions: Fertilization, Seed drill, irrigation etc. .. Textiles: Domestic System in Medieval england: shear sheep, spin wool to yarn, weave yearn to cloth, full and die cloth Conclusions: Colonialism, trade andslaveryu generated enormous wealth in Britain and world-wide parkets for industrialization. In characterizing the "Industrial Revolution" as rapid and universal, we overlook important changes in agriculture and the rural textile industry that occurred before 1750 Technological determinism: Technological change ==determines==> social change (google the proffor more)...
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- Fall '08
- Industrial Revolution, capitalism industrial capitalism