Spanish society in the 19th century

from Álvaro Sangiao

Economy and industrialisation


Industrial rebolution was late an slow and only arrived in places like the Baske country.

Most of population worked in fields with underveloped technology. Railway didn´t apiared antil tehe secont half of the centurhy.

Society

The bourgeoisie became rich and dominant social class.

Social problems such as harsh working conditions and even child explotation, the peaseants lived in extreme poverty.

Romanticism

At the beginning of the century, this style reflected the revolutinary atmosphere and faraway places.

Realisim

In the middle of century and industrial society

Impressionisim

At the end of the century, impressionist painters were fluenced by technological advances.
Pinturas Impresionistas

Generation of '98

A group of intelectuals who criticised Spanish society
La Generación del 98

Scientific advances

Several researches achived scientific advances, for example, Ramón y Cajal recived the first novel price.
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