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Child labour refers to the employment of children in any work that deprives children of their .... An estimated 1.7 million children under the age of fifteen were employed in American industry by 1900. In 1910, over 2 million children in the same ...


Read the essential details about Child Labour. Links to content and primary sources covering Life in the Factory, Factory Reformers, Supporters of Child Labour, ...


This article examines the historical debate about child labor in Britain, Britain's political response ..... Women Workers and the Industrial Revolution, 1750-1800.


Industrialisation led to a dramatic increase in child labour. Professor Emma Griffin explores the dangerous, exhausting work undertaken by children in factories ...

Jan 6, 2013 ... For Mr Fish.


Home » Britain 1700 to 1900 » Industrial Revolution » Children in the Industrial ... For example, did you know that children are not allowed down coal mines ?


Oct 23, 2009 ... Profound economic changes took place in Great Britain in the century after 1750. This was the age of the Industrial Revolution, complete with a ...


Children have always worked, especially in farming, but the Industrial Revolution changed the nature of child labor.


Child labour. During the 19th century working-class children were often employed in factories and on farms. For many families, it was more important for a child ...