- Words: 2049
- Length: 6 Pages
- Topic: Agriculture
- Paper #: 40690381
Industrial Revolution: Result of an Agricultural Revolution?
The Industrial Revolution which began in Great Britain in the eighteenth century, and still continues in certain parts of the world, is considered by some historians to be the most significant transformation in the economic environment of human civilization after the Neolithic Revolution. There are a number of reasons that triggered and sustained the transformation of an agriculture-based economy to an industrial-based economy, but