TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY

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RAILWAYS IN CULTURE The invention of trains and the spread of the railway in nineteenth century Britain were widely regarded with suspicion. Why? In your response be sure to incorporate a selection of secondary and primary sources (e.g., paintings, novels, newspaper and/or journal articles).

RAILWAYS IN ART French artists of the mid to late nineteenth century wholly embraced trains and railway stations as subject matter for their art. Why were trains of interest to French artists and what do their paintings reveal about the relationship between train travel and modernity?