The south was not slow to industrialize, they had repaired and industrialized themselves over a matter of a couple of years. Railroads and ships played a big role in the industrialization of the "New South"
Asked in Economics, South Africa
Why has africa south of the sahara been slow to industrialize?
most of the region's countries never developed manufacturing industries to process their natural resources ...
Asked in Industrial Revolution
What were the negative effects in the Industrial Revolution?
Southern Farmers became dependant on northern banks because the south didn't industrialize as fast as the north. ...
Asked in Pearl Harbor, Japan in WW2, US in WW2, Japan
Did japan industrialize before European nations and the US?
No, Japan was behind the United States & Europe in its efforts to industrialize. ...
Why did the slaves move into the southern colonies?
The north began to industrialize and move away from farming. While farming and plantations expanded greatly within the south. ...
Asked in Countries, States, and Cities
What are three things a country need's to industrialize?
Three things a country needs to industrialize are natural resources, labor force, and transportation. ...
Asked in US Marine Corps
Why were other European countries slower to industrialize than Britain-?
France, Switzerland, Italy, and Belgium were all slower to industrialize than Great Britain. ...
Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
Who wrote The Impending Crisis in the South?
Hinton Helper wront "The Impending Crisis in the South" It was an influnetial book in the 19th century stating that Southern America better industrialize and stop depending on Northern machinery. Pre Civil War ...
Asked in Eli Whitney, Cotton Gin
Is it true that industrialization developed quicker in the south than in the north because of slave labor and the invention of the cotton gin?
This is false. The availability of relatively cheap labor made it less important to industrialize. ...