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Industrial Revolution

  • By: David B. Baker & Colleen P. Maguire
  • In: Encyclopedia of Career Development
  • Edited by: Jeffrey H. Greenhaus & Gerard A. Callanan
  • Subject:Career Development, Occupational/Industrial Psychology

The Industrial Revolution refers to a societal shift that occurred when agricultural economies changed to economies driven by industry. The Industrial Revolution began in Britain in the eighteenth century and by the turn of the twentieth century had swept ...

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