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The Philosophy of Manufactures Essay

  • Submitted by: PowNJB
  • on February 26, 2014
  • Category: English
  • Length: 549 words

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Sketch for an outline: toward a political or legislative analysis of the document

Philosophy of Manufactures (1835)
Author and Text context
summarizing the RELEVANT details of Ure's life
Note status as a man of science. Devotion to scientific persuits. In '35 in business for himself as a scientific 'consultant' the first such in Britain (WP)
Note references in text to the testimony of surgeons in particular Ure's peers
summarizing the circumstances of the publiction of The Philosophy of Manufactures
Response to complaint, what complaints? whose complaints?
see in the context of the Factories acts: A series of acts in the British parliament that spans the whole of the 19th Century and which progressively limited working hours for women and children.
The relevant act that provides context for this document: 1833 Factories act.
see: British Parliamentary Papers Volume 3: Employment of children in factories 1833. First Report of the commissioners with minutes of evidence and Reports of district commissioners.
This would appear to be the source for "statement made on oath to the Factory Commission" mentioned by Ure (Ure par.2)
Sadler's report? (Ure par.5) also reflected in commissioner's report?
* look up Sadler
deeper context 1802
Health and Morals of Apprentices Act and the 10 hr. movement to limit child labor to 10 hours a day
Political parties at work
Ure, because of his status as a scientist and 'consultant' was one of the formost contributors to a political debate that shaped 19th century political discussion of child labor.
Sketch for an outline: toward a social or aesthetic analysis of the document

Philosophy of Manufactures (1835)
Author and Text context
Summarizing the relavant details of Ure's life.
Middle-class, aspiring bourgeois son of a cheese monger.
Achieving professional status as a doctor and a scientist
divorced his wife 1819
pretty unusual. Did they have children
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