Factory Act (2)

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Historical Context Note

Factory Act in Britain restricts female workers to twelve-hour day and children between eight and 13 years limited to six-and-a-half hours.

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Editors. "Factory Act (2)". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4857, accessed 25 October 2014.]