The Resource Critical perspectives on the Industrial Revolution, edited by Josh Sakolsky

Critical perspectives on the Industrial Revolution, edited by Josh Sakolsky

Label
Critical perspectives on the Industrial Revolution
Title
Critical perspectives on the Industrial Revolution
Statement of responsibility
edited by Josh Sakolsky
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a critical look at the cause and effect of the industrial revolution on America and its impact on today's society. As modern man's greatest growth sport, the industrial Revolution ushered in an era unsurpassed in the history of the modern world, from technology to industry to migration. Using an eclectic group of viewpoints including presidential addresses, anonymous testimony, and the perspectives of such figures as Jack London, H.G. Wells, and Henry Ford, this title seeks to understand the scope, origin, and effects of the Industrial Revolution. The reader is drawn into a time and place that is still affecting the world today
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
330.973/05
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC105
LC item number
.C88 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Sakolsky, Josh
Series statement
Critical anthologies of nonfiction writing
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  • Industrial revolution
  • Industries
  • Technological innovations
  • Industrialization
  • Industrial revolution
  • Industrial revolution
  • Industrial revolution
  • Industrialization
  • Industries
  • Technological innovations
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Critical perspectives on the Industrial Revolution, edited by Josh Sakolsky
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time, continuity, and change: origins of the revolution -- Science, technology, and society: a changing world -- People, places, and environments: faces of the revolution -- Production, distribution, and consumption: impact of the revolution -- Power, authority, and governance: a new world order -- Culture: the legacy of the revolution
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029014513
Label
Critical perspectives on the Industrial Revolution, edited by Josh Sakolsky
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Time, continuity, and change: origins of the revolution -- Science, technology, and society: a changing world -- People, places, and environments: faces of the revolution -- Production, distribution, and consumption: impact of the revolution -- Power, authority, and governance: a new world order -- Culture: the legacy of the revolution
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029014513

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