Effects of Industrialization. Urbanization. City building and the movement of people to cities Some cities (Glasgow and Berlin) tripled and quadrupled. What is Urbanization?. 1700s – Britain was primarily a rural country 1851 – More lived in cities than the countryside
Some cities (Glasgow and Berlin) tripled and quadrupledWhat is Urbanization?
London – Britain’s capital and Europe’s largest city in 1800 (1 million people)
Using Manchester’s population growth as an example, what could be the advantages and disadvantages of such rapid growth?
You are a cartoonist the a London newspaper during the Industrial Revolution and feel troubled by the different problems that are happening as a result of this “revolution.” Your newspaper editor has asked you to create a political cartoon (cartoons that convey a message in humorous and/or thought-provoking ways) that highlights a condition or problem associated with the Industrial Revolution in Great Britain. Some problems you may choose to illustrate are: the pollution of the air, the hierarchy of social classes, the dangerous conditions in the factories, and the crowded living conditions.
Remember: Cartoons should combine both drawings and textPolitical Cartoons - Assignment