Did the Changes Between 1750 to 1900 Make People’s Lives Better

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Did the changes between 1750 to 1900 Make People’s lives better?

The industrial revolution was a period of great change for the entire world. As the name suggests the industrial revolution is when the world became more revolutionized. This brought upon many changes to the world, the way we used it, and the way we viewed it. Many technological advancements were made during the industrial revolution, many of them which made our lives easier, but when considering this question you have to realize all the effects caused by these new inventions. Inventions such as the car. We could go to places faster in them but they also made traveling by horse obsolete and it is considered one of the largest causes of global warming today. In my essay I will try to examine whether these changes made our lives better or not from both sides of the argument and come to a conclusion at the end of this essay One of the biggest reasons that say it did make people’s lives better was that these new advancements made our lives easier and improved our standard of living. In most good deeds they almost always also have something negative attached to them, and these new advancements were no exception. As pointed out by my previous example of the car these did in fact make our lives easier. Cars let us go places faster and cranes let us build buildings higher. Most of these new inventions were made for convenience and therefore increase the ease at which we do things and therefore improve our quality of life. The inventions coupled with a demand for them combined with the invention of the new factory system created a myriad of jobs for people and changed the way we lived our lives. People were making more money and the inventions didn’t stop developing. So on the surface these new inventions were good and definitely did make peoples lives better. On the surface these words are qualitatively good and they brought upon nothing bad, this of course is false. The drastic change in the way...
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