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Industrialism in America
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Steam Revolution Railroad Technical Innovations Laborers Capital Entrepreneurs Population/Market Growth Government aid Natural Resources
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Fueled by economy 1 st “big business” Key to opening the west Aids other industrial development Erie Railroad Wars Jay Gould Cornelius Vanderbilt
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Bessemer/Open Hearth Refrigerated Cars Thomas Edison Light Bulb Alexander Graham Bell Telephone Alternate Current Westinghouse Planes Wright Brothers Cars Ford & Model T
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Pool Interstate Commerce Act Trust Standard Oil Horizontal Integration U.S. Steel Vertical Integration
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Unformatted text preview: Finance as business Reorganization of work Frederick Taylor/Ford Affects on America? Laissez Faire Self-Adjusting Economy Adam Smith Social Darwinism Darwin vs. Spencer William Sumber Absolute freedom to struggle, succeed or fail. Protestant Work Ethic Profit Incentive the Vanderbilts The public be damned! Gospel of Wealth Christian duty to accumulate wealth Should not help poor On Wealth Inequality is inevitable and good Wealthy should be trustees for poor...
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This note was uploaded on 03/01/2012 for the course ENC 101 taught by Professor Green during the Spring '12 term at University of Florida.

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