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Our lives form a small part of an extremely complex society The evolution of the human society has never been more rapid We are able to send unmanned satellites past the reaches of our solar system when it was only during our great-grandparents lives that man first took to the skies This evolution has engendered two opposite political economic and social systems On the left of politics are communism and socialism and on the right is capitalism Socialists believe that the inequalities that exist in our society are unjust and that the minority of the population should not own the vast majority of the wealth Socialists do nevertheless differ on ways by which this change should be achieved Some believe that the change should be gradual achieved through parliament and others believe that the change should be rapid brought about through revolution It is impossible to state that at such and such a time socialism began However it is apparent that socialist ideas have been developing for hundreds of years Modern socialism emerged as the world went through the process of industrialisation From the 18th century the industrial revolution transformed Western Europe and North America from agricultural trading nations to industrial nations The metamorphosis of these countrys economic structure led to great and complex changes in the lifestyle of their people The average worker went form being a self-employed farmer to being an employee at a large factory The working class was formed People began to move away from the country and the population became centralised Cities grew rapidly and overcrowding became an enormous problem This new industrial workforce the proletariat worked and lived in appalling conditions Poverty was rampant The cities were havens for crime and disease The tumultuous transformation affected not only the lives of the workers factory fodder but also craftsmen such as handloom weavers who were being forced out of business by
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