The Industrial Revolution in Great Britain. The Steam Engine James Watt perfected the Steam Engine making it a reliable source of power for factories and transportation. It became more economical to bring people to the work (factory) rather than taking the work home (domestic system).
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Steam Engine at British Science Museum Jones, D.. http://pics.tech4learning.com
Management Pioneers in the Early Factory
This illustration of power loom weaving appeared in Edward Baines's The History of Cotton Manufacture in Great Britain (1835)
Robert Owen Wren, History of Management Thought
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Andrew Ure, courtesy of Strathclyde University Archives OP4/18