In this lesson, our instructor Ron Schooler gives an introduction to industrialization and global capitalism. He discusses communications and transportation, when railways started in Europe, rapid growth, steamships, integration of systems, canals, how major canals change world connections, what issues remain after the canals are built, communication, how it would change the world, and what it all means.
Period V: Industrialization & Global Capitalism, Part IV
Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.