Results Of Machinery: Namely, Cheap Production And Increased Employment Exhibited (1831)


SKU: 9781437104646
Author: Society for the Diffusion of Knowledge Knight, Charles
Publication Date: 10/01/2008
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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The Results of Machinery is a book published in 1831 by the Society for the Diffusion of Knowledge. The book explores the impact of machinery on production and employment, arguing that it has led to cheaper production and increased employment opportunities. The book provides examples of how machinery has improved manufacturing processes and created new industries, such as the cotton industry. It also discusses the role of education in preparing workers for the changes brought about by machinery. The book concludes that while there are some negative effects of machinery, overall it has been a positive force for progress and economic growth. The Results of Machinery is an important historical document that sheds light on the early debates surrounding the Industrial Revolution and its impact on society.Being An Address To The Working Men Of The United Kingdom.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world’s literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.