One word summary Samuel G. Glazier 8th hour
One word to describe the industrial revolution is modernization. Modernization: to make modern; give a new or modern character or appearance to: to modernize one's ideas; to modernize a kitchen. to become modern; adopt modern ways, views, etc. The country was going through a modernization phase. The industrial revolution was all about increasing the productivity at lower pay. They used machines to do this. Through the industrial revolution, the people tried to make their machines more productive, better, they tried to modernize everything.