In the era of the creation of an industrial civilization, Western Europe and North America took the lead in their development. The norms of traditional society in them were destroyed, and the process of modernization began. Capitalist relations appear in the economy, this is characterized by the emergence of the market, private property, competition, labor of hired workers, the desire for maximum profit. Democratization begins to predominate in political life; in culture – to form new ideas about nature and society, school education gets Soviet features; in science – the growth of scientific knowledge, the emergence of free thinking and atheism.
Remember: The process of learning a person lasts a lifetime. The value of the same knowledge for different people may be different, it is determined by their individual characteristics and needs. Therefore, knowledge is always needed at any age and position.