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" This great increase of the quantity of work which, in consequence of the division of labour, the same number of people are capable of performing, is owing to three different circumstances; first, to the increase of dexterity in every particular workman;... "
The history, principles and practice of banking, revised by A.S. Michie - Page 72
by James William Gilbart - 1882
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Economy

James Platt - Economics - 1882 - 208 pages
...this cause must always reduce considerably the quantity of work which he is capable of performing. (3) To the invention of a great number of machines which...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many. As regards the saving of labour by the application of proper machinery, it is so obvious that examples...
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The Globe readers (ed. by A.F. Murison). Primer 1,2; Book 1-6, Book 6

Alexander Falconer Murison - 1882
...workman. (2.) Saving of the time which is commonly lost in passing from one kind of work to another. (3.) The invention of a great number of machines, which...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many. There can be no doubt as to the increase of dexterity which arises from practice. Any one who has tried...
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Social Equality: a Short Study in a Missing Science

William Hurrell Mallock - Democracy - 1882 - 274 pages
...which is usually lost in passing from one species of work to another • and lastly, to the inventions of a great number of machines, which facilitate and...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many.' To which Professor Thorold Eogers adds : ' Smith has omitted to notice another important consequence...
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Social Equality: A Short Study in a Missing Science

William Hurrell Mallock - Equality - 1882 - 212 pages
...which is usually lost in passing from one species of work to another ; and lastly, to the inventions of a great number of machines, which facilitate and...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many.' To which Professor Thorold Eogers adds : ' Smith has omitted to notice another important consequence...
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An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

Adam Smith - Economics - 1884 - 445 pages
...in l>assing from one species of work to another; and, lastly, to the invention of a great num. her of machines which facilitate and abridge labour, and enable one man to do the work of many. First, the improvement of tile dexterity ot' the workmen, necessarily increases the quantity of the...
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Principles of Political Economy

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1888 - 670 pages
...saving of the time which is commonly lost in passing from one species of work to another; and lastly, the invention of a great number of machines which...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many." Of these, the increase of dexterity of the individual workman is the most obvious and universal. It...
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From Poverty to Plenty; Or, The Labour Question Solved

William Lee Rees - Cooperation - 1888 - 474 pages
...saving of the time which is commonly lost in passing from one species of work to another; and lastly, the invention of a great number of machines which...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many." Mr. Mill correctly observes that of these the increase of dexterity of the individual workman is the...
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Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge, Volume 4

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1890
....... 5 40 e 10 Total. 327 9732 2164 22 384 At Base 16 752 DIVISION OF LABOUR DIVORCE 25 and lastly, the invention of a great number of machines which...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many. ' Economists believe, however, that Smith has laid too great stress on both the second and third of...
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Principles of Political Economy: With Some of Their Applications ..., Volume 1

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1892
...saving of the time which is commonly lost in passing from one species of work to another ; and lastly, the invention of a great number of machines which...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many." Of these, the increase of dexterity of the individual < workman is the most obvious and universal....
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CHAMBERS'S ENCYCLOPAEDIA: A DICTIONARY OF UNIVERSAL KNOWLEDGE NEW EDITION ...

ROBERT CHAMBERS - 1892
...Ho™.. 46 1072 144 421 70 281 184 e 2144 Gun*. 4 18 •2 Wigoiu. 236 4 39 IS 53 9 10 384 and lastly, the invention of a great number of machines which...labour, and enable one man to do the work of many.' Economists believe, however, that Smith has laid too great stress on both the second and third of the...
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