• The Industrial Revolution In England
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    The Industrial Revolution in England The Industrial Revolution brought about a major change in the lives of almost all of the people of England. The people of the working class benefitted from the Industrial Revolution. In other words, I am an optimist. I think that the standard of living of the people increased. However, I also believe that many people of the working class lost their independence as a result of the revolution. Greed did not increase over this time period because there was just ...
  • Population Grow 000 Growth Interest
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    In the last few centuries, the number of people living on Earth has increased many times over. By the year 2000, there will be 10 times more people on Earth than there were 300 years ago. How can population grow so fast? Think of a family tree. At the top are 2 parents, and beneath them the children they had. Listed beneath those children are the children they had, and so on and so on, down through each generation. As long as the family members continue to reproduce, the family tree continues to...
  • World Populations And Development
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    World Populations and Development 1. ) The Neolithic and Industrial Revolutions The two changes in the use of the earth's resources that had the greatest effect on the world population were the neolithic and the industrial revolutions. The neolithic revolution (a. k. a. agricultural revolution) was a change in the way of life of our ancestors. It took place about 8000 years ago among various tribes in Asia and the Middle East. It included a transition from foraging and hunting to the domesticat...
  • Population Change Death Rate
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    For named countries explain how and why government policy may cause population change? Population structure is a sensitive issue that is different and individual in every country. Government policies impact both the present day structure and future changes of a country. To help answer the above question it is helpful to look at the global change in population. One must be careful not to make drastic generalisations, but during recent years population change has taken a form predicted by many; LE...