Textile factories needed more free labor o More cotton was need for textile

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Textile factories needed more free labor o More cotton was need for textile factories o North was trying to abolish slavery-make more equality Turned craftsman and farmers into businessman o They use to only plant crops to sustained their family but now do it for cash crops o Craftsman use to have small shops but now looking to hire more to increase sales Economic behavior was valued on profit seeking, high production, and cash returns Workers needed fewer skills and less capital Didn’t have personable relationships because it went from small businesses to large corporations
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4.Discuss how the changes associated with the Market Revolution and the Second Great Awakening influenced the rise of the women’s rights movement in the first half of the 19thcentury. Include any additional influences or individuals you believe were important as well.
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  • Spring '08
  • H.Gelfand
  • American Revolution, Reconstruction era of the United States, Lowell mills, middle class women

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