History Is Embedded In Our Current Obsession With Competitiveness - Deepstash

History Is Embedded In Our Current Obsession With Competitiveness

We have not all worked as hard as we do today. Even peasant farmers spent fewer hours and they still had more holiday leave than the typical industrial worker! 

In the stage of the Industrial Revolution, though, changes occurred. Factory operators began to pay salaries per hour instead of paying staff per assignment. This led to a drastic rise in the number of hours that persons were forced to work.

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