Britain and the Caribbean (PowerPoint)

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Diverging Interests
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Laissez Faire Economics Dynamic Universal – everyone everywhere is motivated by desire for security and advancement Slavery seen as inefficient; slave cannot consume
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Industrial Revolution:1760 – 1840
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Affects of Industrialization “Civilization works its miracles and civilized man is turned back almost into a savage.” (de Tocqueville)
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Displaced populations Displaced peasants - destroyed a way of life New urban ghetto class Industrial cities Factories, mines Disease, overcrowding, exploitation
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Theorizers of Industrialization
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Thomas Malthus 1766 - 1834 On Population
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Unformatted text preview: Iron Law of Nature David Ricardo 1772 1823 Iron law of wages: Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832) Every inch of the existence of mankind from birth to death was to be a bargain across a counter. Samuel Smiles1812 -1904 Self Help Poor must be made to form habits of thrift, punctuality, industry, cleanliness, sobriety, modesty and deference. The British Lower Class Pressed into Navy; flogging standard Slave conditions in factories and mines Until 1875 sent to prison for quitting a job Master-servant year-long + contracts Could be jailed for violating these contracts...
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