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Cottage System (Domestic System)
work is done at home, labor only done if worker wants to, industrial specializations (sell surplus if wanted)
workers are brought together under one roof, work time is regulated with the sun
First Industry - textiles
Why England first?
aggressive entrepreneurship, advanced agriculture,migratory population (urban). coal
Great Britain [120 yrs] France + low countries [60 yrs] US  German States [50 yrs] Japan [35 yrs]
increase in leisure time (vacation) public enjoyment of art, organized sports, theme parks, and restaurants
concept of "national pride". outgrowth of French Revolution, tied to natural perspectives in language and culture
gap between rich and poor widens
goes from pyramid to hourglass
hardest hit groups are women and children
1. get married 2. hired as housekeeper/nanny 3. work in factory 4. prostitution (quadruples in urban areas)
1/100 women die in childbirth
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