11.11- Late 19th Century Reponses to Industrial Capitalism

11.11 Late 19th - Late 19th Century Responses to Industrial Capitalism I From Left Intellectuals A Henry Demarest Lloyd and the Commandments-Author

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11/11/08 Late 19 th Century Responses to Industrial Capitalism I. From “Left” Intellectuals A. Henry Demarest Lloyd and the Commandments -Author of Wealth against Commonwealth -attack on Standard Oil -refuted social Darwinism and self-interest as the engine of politics -most explosive rhetoric of the three “Left” intellectuals -p764- “nature is rich…” -echoes Rousseau -p865- “our bigness…cities…gluttonist” -p767- “hundreds of millions of dollars…” -p768- “Men and women who…” -response to American economy and the growth of monopolies -p766- “in an incredibly number…tombstones…” -refutation of social Darwinism -advocates socialism based upon cooperation -p770- “we have a people…conscious cooperation…” -p772- “that which is cooperatively produced…” -key in bringing together Unions and Farmers in the populist movement B. Edward Bellamy and Socialist Utopia -lived in western Massachusetts -journalist, novelist -lived in western Massachusetts -socialist, collectivist, and a non-revolutionary
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11.11 Late 19th - Late 19th Century Responses to Industrial Capitalism I From Left Intellectuals A Henry Demarest Lloyd and the Commandments-Author

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