Centre for History and Philosophy of Science logoUniversity of Leeds Logo



Who Makes the Decisions About Electric Lighting?

Type '1' into the page box icon of the Bookreader program and look at these advertisements from Decorative Electricity.

(For help on how to use the Bookreader program, click here)

What do you notice about the adverts? Do they suggest that the company—B. Verity & Sons—thought men and women were responsible for particular decisions when it came to installing electric lighting?

What evidence from the adverts would you use to support your answer to that question?

Now answer the following questions:-

Previous 11 of 14 Next

Copyright and Legal | Accessibility | Privacy | Freedom of information
Copyright © 2010 University of Leeds