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HST midterm essay - What economic social and technological...

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What economic, social, and technological developments account for the growth of cities in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century? -Industrial revelution Causes -From 1870-1900 there was a 300% increase in industrial workers -Men are moving off the farm into manufacturing - Women are moving out of domestic work and into offices - Schooling is becoming more mandatory in the late 19 th century. - Children in workforces angers middle and upper class - Increase in the production of cars and roads - Ford on the rise in the early 2oth century. - Creation of the assembly line. Cut time to make a care from 14hrs to 93 mins - Increas in car production lead to Fordism-Road building, welfare capitalism. -government influences ford and car manufacturing by building roads. - Ford pays employees very well so that they can own cars. - Late 19 th century- early 20 th century.- High immigration. - Career tracks are changing rapidly. - Salaries ranks increase in cities by 700%
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