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The factory workers worked in hazardous conditions. The children worked 12 hours a day with usually only one 1 hour break. If the factory was busy though they could work up to 18 hours a day. Also their education suffered because of the demands at work.
The idea of a perfect society
This idea was developed because Robert Owen was upset by the horrible conditions of the working class.
The workers were in unsanitary and dangerous conditions. This lead him to wanting to improve the working conditions for the employees at his mills
Houses were built and rented at low rates
Children under 10 went to school and not allowed to work at the mills.
1824 Robert Owens traveled to the United States and developed the idea of the Utopian Socialism
New Harmony, IndianaNew Lanark, UK Corning, Iowa, Brooke Farm, Massachusetts La Reunion, Texas
Uptopian Socialism matter because it's cooperative and is a perfect place to live.
Current Communites that use Utopian Socialism: