machines Industrial Revolution Labor and Employment

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Introduction of Machines (Industrial Revolution) - introduction of machines increase productivity, workers adapt to machinery - machines cause a division of labor, and a deskilling of work - machines also alienate worker, worker does not care about what he does anymore
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Unformatted text preview: ex: worker does one specific thing repetitively everyday- creation of machines during Industrial Revolution leads to mass unemployment- machines increase wage discrepancies between skilled and non-skilled...
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course LABOR STUD 100 taught by Professor Katz during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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