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Consumer Society In The 19th Century

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In the 19 century, the world has witnesses the third industrial revolution, which has not only changes the way we produce but also the way we lived. It created a new generation which called “consumer society”. There are some reasons for the creation of this society.
First of all, it’s the economical issue. Due to the advance of technology, a massive amount of product could be produce with the improved in quality and an economical price. More and more people are able to afford these products themselves. Consequently, it became unnecessary to repair the product when it wears out since it’s easier and cheaper to get a brand new one instead of wasted time and effort to repair it. For instance, nowadays, our cellphones are usually used up to 2 years
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