Essays Tagged: "Industrialisation"

The Victorian Painting - 'The Sempstress', by Richard Redgrave

ety at large. Brittan saw itself as the greatest, most advanced nation of all, leading the world in industrialisation. Despite this, a high percentage of the British population was very poor and this ...

(7 pages) 100 2 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Effects of the French Revolution on British Politics.

f the French Revolution and those which occurred as part of an continuing and inexorable process of industrialisation already under way in the United Kingdom.It is clear that the French revolution and ...

(9 pages) 138 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > The French Revolution

Assess the importance of the CPSU's internal policies in the defeat of Germany in the Great Patriotic War (WW1).

cies in the defeat of Germany in the Great Patriotic War.Concepts that should be considered include Industrialisation, Modernisation, Nationalism and Leadership.The Soviet-German War is the most bruta ... ets victory against Germany. Commencing in 1938, the third of the CPSU's five-year plans encouraged industrialisation, modernisation and nationalism, all of which were to play an important part in the ...

(7 pages) 33 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Representation of Industrialisation in Dickens' "Hard times".

Representation of Industrialisation in Dickens' 'Hard times'Charles Dickens uses his fictitious town in Hard Times to ... he correct images needed to be a successful parody, especially considering that the parody isn't of industrialisation but of utilitarianism. While industrialisation isn't accurately described in the b ...

(5 pages) 78 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Why did Stalin launch the Great Terror, 1936-38?

e to power in the 1920's.In 1934 the Party Congress celebrated the triumphs of collectivisation and industrialisation, and this once again showed how popular Kirov was in the Congress and soon he turn ...

(6 pages) 109 3 4.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

To what extent was Stalin's rule a disaster for the Soviet Union and its people?

Stalin's rule was disastrous in certain aspects such as industrialisation, collectivisation, the purges and the culture and social aspects of Russia at this ... it was not an ideal place to live, but his goals were substantially fulfilled for the model Russia.Industrialisation was a major enforcement that mostly brought about disastrous effects on Russia and ... sia being seen, as one of the leading world powers was one example of the Soviet Union's success in industrialisation. Industrialisation was not a complete disaster, however, as Russia caught up many ...

(4 pages) 99 2 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Charles Dickens' "Great Expectations".

A wide division in the classes, harsh punishments for crime and distinct gender roles are depicted. Industrialisation and its effects on the growing differences between city and country life are also ...

(4 pages) 89 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

How "Great Expectations" reflects the values and attitudes of its time.

ttitudes towards the difference between city and country life were also changing with the coming of Industrialisation. Each of these values and attitudes are depicted in the novel through the use of v ... at Expectations was the growing difference between the city and country as a result of the onset of industrialisation. As the cities grew they were seen as exciting and dynamic, so many of the city dw ...

(4 pages) 149 4 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Despite persistent rural urban migration in Latin America, the agricultural sector has continued to be of vital importance during the last seventy years. Explain give examples.

ls such as the 'Export-Import' growth model from the 1900's to the 1930's; the 'Import Substitution Industrialisation' (ISI) model of the 1930's to the 1980's and finally the new export model of the 1 ... rices fell which in turn hit Latin America's exports and pushed them in to commodity dependence and industrialisation. Brazil's exports fell to 60% between 1929-1932, and the country had no solid curr ...

(9 pages) 135 0 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History


was the removal of capitalism and the re-introduction of socialism through the collectivisation and industrialisation processes, whereby all production in agriculture and industry was made by the popu ...

(4 pages) 85 1 4.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Why was the international diffusion of technology relatively fast between 1820 and 1914?

nd accept them. New technologies benefit industries by increasing output per capita this allows the industrialisation and stamps down its importance as a feature of modern economic growth. Technology ... lised was dependent on several circumstances. There were many different circumstances that affected industrialisation but there were three major points. These were the current state of industrial tech ...

(7 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Social Disorganisation: The Chicago School argues that deviance is in some sense the measure of the failure of community organisations to function.

the time, Chicago was an ideal place for this study with the widespread migration, immigration and industrialisation. Researchers recognised that change was inevitable. Because of this the Chicago Sc ... earches refer to as social disorganisation. Environmental factors such as; urbanisation, migration, industrialisation and immigration all contribute to undermine traditional forms of social control re ...

(11 pages) 201 2 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Oliver Twist- Charles Dickens. How does Charles Dickens expose Victorian society's awful treatment of children of the poor?

, where poor means buying economy products instead of brand names. In Victorian England the pace of industrialisation was such that there was a large gap between the poor and the rich and the poor had ...

(5 pages) 103 0 3.2 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Examine the development of [ENGLISH] elementary education 1833 - 1914 in terms of its economic, social and political aspects. [DISTINCTION]

elementary education 1833 - 1914 in terms of its economic, social and political aspects.Enclosure, industrialisation and population growth during the early nineteenth century contributed to enormous ...

(7 pages) 39 0 2.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The economic development of Asian 'Miracle' economies

nt and inward oriented industrialization.In mid 1960s there was critique of the import-substituting industrialisation and the ASEAN economies turned more and more into free market countries, especiall ...

(2 pages) 125 1 4.9 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Define the meaning of industrialisation and give examples.

Industrialisation was a slow transformation that took place in Europe during the first half of the n ... rew so the manufacturing industry had to change and improve in order to keep up with demand. Before industrialisation people earned less than they paid for food. During industrialisation people began ... , and by women and children also going to work. (Riley, 2001, p.261).There were developments before industrialisation, which helped to pave the way for the changes of the nineteenth century. Starting ...

(4 pages) 47 1 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

How European expansion and colonial rule has affected or contributed to the social, economic, or ecological problems of Kenya

n the 1880s Africa was divided between the European countries. Europeans in the 19th century sought industrialisation, as it was a major trend in their advancing world. Factories in Europe required ra ...

(5 pages) 97 1 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

The industrial revolution transformed British popular culture, discuss.

formed British popular culture, discuss.The rural way of life in Britain, seemed very secure before industrialisation. The set cultural and social values that were in place were set deep into tight-kn ... d new and exciting roles for working men who wanted to earn an honest wage under 'fair' conditions. Industrialisation was breaking down the traditions of rural life, not for moral reasons, but for a p ...

(6 pages) 62 0 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Napoleon compared to Joseph Stalin

ormed from a mostly peasant society to a major world industrial power. Stalin's government financed industrialisation by limiting the consumption of materials by the Soviet citizens. During his rule, ...

(2 pages) 21 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Modernisation, globalisation and americanisation

gh the concept known as modernisation. Modernisation is best understood in relation to processes of industrialisation, urbanisation, secularisation, rationalisation, and the development of world marke ... ociety that relies of agriculture will experience massive change if it starts experiencing forms of industrialisation.It is these functions that can be divided into 3 main ideas for the process to wor ...

(10 pages) 164 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics