Essay on Industrialization During The Industrial Revolution

2148 Words Nov 11th, 2016 9 Pages
Food Inc.
Industrialization
Industrialisation or industrialization is the period of social and economic change that transforms a human group from an agrarian society into an industrial one, involving the extensive re-organization of an economy for the purpose of manufacturing. As industrial workers’ incomes rise, markets for consumer goods and services of all kinds tend to expand and provide a further stimulus to industrial investment and economic growth. The first transformation to an industrial economy from an agricultural one, known as the Industrial Revolution, took place from the mid-18th to early 19th century in certain areas in Europe and North America; starting in the Netherlands and Great Britain, followed by Belgium, Germany, and France. Characteristics of this early industrialization were technological progress, a shift from rural work to industrial labor, financial investments in new industrial structure, and early developments in class consciousness and theories related to this. Later commentators have called this the First Industrial Revolution.
Industrialization serves as the principal focus of the documentary. The documentary reconnoiters the vast amount of fast food chains placing extensive reorganization of economies for the purpose of manufacturing as a priority and finding reliable resources for labor. MacDonald’s, having started out as a drive-in, was simplified by shifting to the revolutionary idea of operating a restaurant and the factory system was…

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