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Henry Carter Adams John Bates Clark Simon N Patten Herbert Spencer William Graham Sumner Stephen Crane Frank Norris Upton Sinclair Theodore Dreiser Mark Twain Henry Adams Jack London Lester Frank Ward Henry Ward Beecher William James John Watson John Dewey Frederick Taylor Lewis Tarman Charles Davenport Charles Galpin Sumner--sociologist (social sciences; new field for his time) great professor, powerful public speaker. knew how to write the language so anyone could pick up. Most famous book: "What the Social Classes Owe Each Other?" The "big people" have a lot and don't owe anything because they've survived and let the others who have not die out. Crane--best known for short story "Maggie." About a woman in a poor neighborhood, how she lives (gave herself to anyone who would beat her.) Norris--known for "The Octopus." --mindless devourer like Business. Modern business was going to devour you mindlessly. You make no decisions, decisions are made by your environment.
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This note was uploaded on 09/06/2009 for the course HIST 110 taught by Professor Weise during the Spring '08 term at San Diego State.

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