Essay On Economic Growth In The 19th Century

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Economic growth in the nineteenth century.The Industrial Revolution is a period stretching from the late eighteenth to the late nineteenth. It gains the whole European continent starting with England. This is a pivotal century in world history. For the North-West Europe enters era of industry and economic growth.
Paul Bairoch in Wins and setbacks "The most profound change the world has known since the Neolithic" End of 18 century, Europe is a set of economies marked by the predominance of agriculture and the peasantry.
Agricultural -Production:
4/5 of the EU population lives in the country in which 4/5 are directly involved in the activities and agricultural production.
The level of technology is archaic and productivity is low. It is a time of famine and
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P Mantoux in 1905 defines the Industrial Revolution, "primarily a technical revolution and it is the only index that explains the emergence of this new world
2 design that has evolved.
Advances in statistics lead, in the 1960's, an evolution of that vision. Then it is considered that the technical innovations were decisive, eg machine steam J Watt in 1769, but have not led to the industrial revolution alone. This requires a number of preconditions.
Indeed, the Renaissance had experienced a technical processing without carrying the industrial revolution.
More than a break, the Industrial Revolution is acceleration techniques. PT Braudel "The Industrial Revolution, it is also a process of longer duration, progressive and often not discernable
B Industrial Revolution is in the longer term.
1. The process of industrialization
We distinguish in traditional societies three ways of organizing production.
-Artisanat Traditional village:
Manufacture of products needed for farming and the needs of the villagers. It is a production of local needs (trades of blacksmithing, pottery,
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