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I. Concept – II. Aspects and Development Trends – III. Preconditions – IV. Germany – V. Phases

I. Concept

The term industrialization designates a historical process which originated in Europe and especially in England towards the end of the 18th century and which has in the meantime spread to the entire planet. The developments and changes associated with this process are so momentous that it is often refer…

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Brüggemeier, Franz-Josef, “Industrialization”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 29 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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