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Report on the social and industrial conditions of the German working classes in 1910

R. Smillie

Report on the social and industrial conditions of the German working classes in 1910

by R. Smillie

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Published by Co-operative Printing Society [for the Miners" Federation of Great Britain] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal miners -- Germany.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSocial and industrial conditions of the German working classes in 1910.
    StatementR. Smillie and A. Onions ; J. Kottgen, interpreter.
    ContributionsOnions, A., Miners" Federation of Great Britain.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63p. ;
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18704909M

    Examples of Industrial Revolution Working Conditions Due to a high unemployment rate, workers were very easily replaceable and had no bargaining power with employers. There was an increase in population and landowners enclosed common village lands, forcing people from the . The first improvements in working conditions occurred after a law was introduced in to restrict child labour and women's work in Great Britain. France and Prussia followed. In order to damp down social conflicts the German government introduced sickness, accident and .

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