Publisher description for Understanding the industrial revolution / Charles More.

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Understanding the Industrial Revolution is a fresh, new exploration of this economic phenomenon of major importance. It describes theories of economic growth, shows how these can be applied to the revolution, and discusses them in the light of modern research. Furthermore, it places the debate surrounding the social effects of industrialization in the context of economic change during the period.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Industrial revolution.
Industrial revolution -- Great Britain.