Ch.13 Opening Ques - Kanwal Mirza Humanities 1301 Row B Ch...

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Kanwal Mirza Humanities 1301 Row B Ch. 13 1. In what ways did expanding Western industrialism and technology inspire the landmarks of the late nineteenth century? It provided the economic and military basis for the West’s rise to dominion over the rest of the world. (pg. 364) Technologies accelerated the tempo of life and drew attention to the role of the senses in defining experience. (pg. 364) Industrialization created wealth for the elite, causing the vast majority to begin protesting and develop better economic and social policies (pg. 365) The progressive effects of industrial capitalism against the realities of poverty and inequality provided inspiration for many literary landmarks (pg. 367) The building of skyscrapers was inspired by modern corporate power and the newly established urban scene. (pg. 370) The invention of the camera inspired the art of photography. (pg. 371) Many times the subject matter for paintings was taken from the environment around the painters, the advancing technology inspired
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This note was uploaded on 07/05/2008 for the course HUMA 1301 taught by Professor Holt during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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Ch.13 Opening Ques - Kanwal Mirza Humanities 1301 Row B Ch...

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