16 notes - Industrialization Inevitable and beneficial...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Socialism and the working class movement Main Argument: Socialism, Marxism in particular provided a set of ideas that shaped how much of the European working-class understood their place within capitalist society and the liberal-state. Socialism: Distribution of Wealth Legitimacy of private property Right of Workers Utopian Socialists: Natural/Scientific Laws Hierarchical Society Spatial organization: Phalanxes Pleasure- Robert Owen: Welch, came from humble beginnings Owen’s textile Factory, New Lanark, Scotland Strict Discipline Improved Standard of Living Consumer Goods Children – Ended child labor children began focusing on education Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels:
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Dss Kapital Scientific Socialism: History was scientific Dialectic; Thesis-antithesis-synthesis Self-destruction of industrial capitalism Proletarian Dictatorship Was Marx right? Karl Marx’s Socialism in the 19 th century:
Background image of page 2
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Industrialization Inevitable and beneficial Economic Determinism Intellectual framework for workers Ideological unity to working-class movement Early Working Class Organization in Britain: Friendly Societies / self-help associations Unemployment Injury Illness Burial The Chartist Movement (1836-1848): Universal Male Suffrage Secret Ballot Elimination of property qualifications for serving in parliament A salary for members of parliament Reform Bills (Suffrage) 1867: 1.5 million could vote 1884: 3.5 million could vote Trade Unions: Engaged in Collective Bargaining Financial Assistance Education/leisure Working-class consciousness Sot Political Parties: Germany: SPD (1875) French Workers Party (1883) Italy (1892) Gives rise to universal Suffrage Marx/Engels and Modern History: Theory of Everything Marxism as religion Politicization of Masses...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course HISTORY 112 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Syracuse.

Page1 / 4

16 notes - Industrialization Inevitable and beneficial...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online