Stearns Chapter Twenty Three

Directions:  Read Chapter Twenty Three: The Emergence of Industrial Society in the West in your textbook and answer any TWO of the following inquiries in complete sentences.  Your responses must be either typewritten double spaced, or neatly written in blue or black ink. Your responses should not be less than one half page each in length. Responses written in pencil or odd colored inks will not be accepted.  You may email your responses if wish at your own risk, but you are responsible whether your responses are received or not.


1.       Compare and contrast the Neolithic Agricultural Revolution and the Industrial Revolution.

2.      Compare and contrast lifestyles during the Agricultural Revolution and the Industrial Revolution.

3.      Compare and contrast the roles of leisure, consumption and material culture in 19th century Europe with any one other historical society. (Your choice.)

4.      Compare and contrast the governmental structures of the modern nation-state and monarchies.