HIST 405 America and Industrial Revolution

$4.50

America and Industrial Revolution
Describe the basic industries of America’s Industrial Revolution…

SKU: America and Industrial Revolution Categories: , Tags: , , ,

Description

America and Industrial Revolution

America and Industrial Revolution

Discussions Week 5 All Students Posts – 27 Pages 

Describe the basic industries of America’s Industrial Revolution and explain what made the men who controlled them so successful. Select one industry to argue your point (such as the petroleum industry). Were the men who dominated this industry “robber barons,” as some suggested, or simply good businessmen? Explain your answer.  What factors led to the rise of big business? …

Class, chapter 16 of our textbook talks about how a mass market was created in the U.S. How did U.S. businesses promote consumption? How did industrial capitalism change American workers? Class, what prompted these labor unions to develop? What are some of the stories of the labor unions of this era? What were the risks involved for those who worked on forming unions? So as industrial capitalism developed, how did industrialists, workers, and Progressive reformers differ in their approaches to ending labor conflict? How did the roles and expectations of women change during the Guilded Age?…