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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Gomasthas.

The East India Company appointed gomasthas to supervise weavers in India to establish a more direct control over the weavers, free of the existing traders and brokers in the cloth trade.
The Gomasthas w...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Jobbers

Jobbers were trusted workers of the Europeans whom the Europeans appointed to get people for jobs and to moderate the job application work. It was the power of the Jobber  to grant jobs to people.

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Sep 27

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

what happened to the indian weavers during industrialisation under british rule

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Cotton and metals were the most dynamic industries in Britain. During the first phase of industrialization.
At the end of the nineteenth century, less than 20% of total workforce...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

1.explain the relationship developed between the town and the country side of europe before industrializatin.

the merchants were from cities and the peasants were from towns. this brought hte close relation beween towns and cities

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

Trade Guilds

An association of persons(merchants or artisans)of the same trade or pursuits, formed to protect mutual interests and maintain standards in medieval times.

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Define the term 'trade surplus'.How was the income recieved from trade surplus with india used by britian?

An economic measure of a positive balance of trade where a country's exports exceeds its imports. A trade surplus represnts a net inflow of a domestic currency from foriegn markets, and is the opposite of a tra...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Spinning Jenny - Britain

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Spinning jenny was a machine invented by James Hargreaves.This machine speeded up the spinning process and reduced labour demand.By turning one single wheel a worker could spin several threads at a

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Manchester comes to India- decline of Indian textiles.

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The native manufacturers were unable to compete with the cheap and durable goods from manchester.
Manchester goods were exported to India in such profusion that Indian tex...

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Laxmikant commented 4 year(s) , 5 month(s) ago

who created cotton mill?

The cotton mill was created by Richard Arkwright

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Gomasthas & Weavers

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Gomasthas were appointed by the Company to supervise weavers, collect supplies and examine the quality of cloth. These people were outsiders who had no long­ term social link wit...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Gomasthas

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The paid servants who were appointed by the East India Company to supervise weavers, collect supplies and examine the quality of the cloth, were called GOMASTHAS.

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Jobber -Funtions

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Jobbers were people employed by industrialists to recruit the right people from among the job seekers. 

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

Mumbai - Industrialisation

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The first cotton mill in Bombay came up in 1854 and it went into production two years later. 

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Badigare answered 2 year(s) ago

name the sea routes that connect india with asian countries?

  • A vibrant sea trade operated through the main three colonial ports.
  • surat on gujarat cost connected india with the gulf and the red sea ports.
  • masuli patnam on the coromandal co
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Ayush asked 3 year(s) , 4 month(s) ago

craft and trade guilds

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

what is proto industrialisation?

The period before the first factories came up in Europe is termed as proto-industrialization. This was marked by merchants from towns getting products made in villages.  

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Jun 20

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Surbhi answered 1 year(s) , 7 month(s) ago

who are jobbers?

According to its literal meaning jobber is a wholesale merchant, especially the one who sells to the retailers.

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