The Industrial Revolution Timeline 18012

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  • The Flying Shuttle

    The Flying Shuttle
    John Kay was the inventor.
  • Spinning Jenny

    Spinning Jenny
    James Hargreaves invents the Spinning Jenny named after his daughter.
  • The Water Frame

    The Water Frame
    Richard Arkwright invented this.
  • Adam Smith

    Adam Smith
    He proposed the idea of Capitalism. He wrote "The Wealth of Nations".
  • Capitalism

    This was the idea of Adam Smith.
  • The Spinning Mule

    The Spinning Mule
    Samuel Crompton was the inventor.
  • Jeremy Bentham

    Jeremy Bentham
    The creator of Utilitarianism.
  • Utilitarianism

    Jeremy Bentham made this idea.
  • The Power Loom

    The Power Loom
    Edmund Cartwright was the inventor.
  • The Cotton Gin

    The Cotton Gin
    Eli Whitney was the inventor.
  • Thomas Malthus

    Thomas Malthus
    He was a economist who agreed with the ideas of Adam Smith and he wrote "An Essay on the Principle of Population".
  • Slavery

    Britain abolished slavery in 1833 forever.
  • Mines Act

    Mines Act
    This prevented women and children from working underground.
  • Karl Marx

    Karl Marx
    He made the idea of Communism and he wrote "The Communist Manifesto".
  • Communism

    The creater of this idea was Karl Marx.
  • Women's Rights

    Women's Rights
    The women's rights movement started in the US in 1848.
  • The US

    The US
    The US abolished slavery in 1865.
  • Charles Fourier

    Charles Fourier
    Created the idea of Socialism with Saint-Simon.
  • Saint-Simon

    He created the idea of Socialism with Charles Fourier.
  • Socialism

    Charles Fourier and Saint-Simon came up with this idea.