The Late Victorian Office Space and Urban Society


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The Late Victorian Office Space and Urban Society
The ways in which we have organized ourselves and the space in which we operate in the modern office are both largely tied to the social context of work which developed during the late Victorian age. With a shift in the class structure in Europe and the broadening of the service sector and industrial organization both there and in North America, office space began to be affected by the structure of capitalism and its tenets. This essay serves to explore the spatiality of capitalism and how space makes a difference to the ways in which social life plays out under capitalismin the Victorian office and urban society.
The historical context of the office work space
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