Essays Tagged: "industrialists"

Growing industrialism of the Gilded Age a threat to American Democracy?

Gilded Age was indeed a threat to American Democracy. The American Government stood idly by as the Industrialists became more and more powerful. The Preamble of the document that is the foundation of ... ernment was not doing its best to ensure domestic tranquillity or to promote general welfare. Major Industrialists of the time were not kept in check, and the working class citizen paid for it big tim ...

(3 pages) 84 0 2.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Hungary.

The modernization of Hungary was done mostly by non-Magyars, the Jews and Germans became the industrialists while the Magyars developed the intelligentsia and a bureaucracy. The gentry and the ... f the nineteenth-century many Jews had become solidly middle class. The Jewish children of bankers, industrialists and businessmen went to universities and became doctors, lawyers and politicians. An ...

(13 pages) 64 0 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Why has American society developed so violently?

countless hostilities including whites against blacks and also Indians, struggles of labour against industrialists, clashes of religious and ethnic factions and also conflicts of ideologies. Violence ... their fair share of violence. The main theme of violence has been between labour organisations and industrialists, particular during the Progressive era of spectacular growth where the capitalists to ...

(9 pages) 137 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Australia NSW - Air Quality - Case Study: Botany Bay

he Caltex Oil Refinery in Kurnell. This has been an area of great concern to residents of the area, industrialists and environmentalists.Research Action PlanThe aim of my investigation was to find inf ...

(5 pages) 52 0 4.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Pullman: Reasons for Formation and Failure (essay on Stanley Buder's "Pullman: An Experiment in Industrial Order and Community Planning, 1880-1930."

Like many other industrialists during the late-nineteenth century, Pullman developed a strong interest in social ref ...

(4 pages) 54 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Essay: To what extent was the New Deal "new"?

y of light. The Populists and Progressives represented the farmers and those oppressed by the major industrialists, unlike Roosevelt who stood for all common men. Hoover and his two predecessors were ...

(11 pages) 82 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Germany between World War 1 to World War 2: Culture and Politics.

e everyone appear to win if he was elected. In 1927 he handed out pamphlets to certain groups, e.g. industrialists, saying that he would not follow through on his promise to share company profits with ... erything else he despised.The people who first supported Hitler before he came to power were mainly industrialists. They believed that Hitler would surely bring them more power within society and crea ...

(9 pages) 40 0 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Adolf Hitler's role as a military commander between 1939 and 1945.

conversation to the mentality of his audience. He was able to discuss highly technical matters with industrialists, engage in political conversations with diplomats and simplify complex problems to th ...

(9 pages) 18 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Why did Hitler become chancellor in 1933?

ng chaos in the Reichstag and using the SA as a threat. Objective factor meaning von Papen and some industrialists have persuaded Hindenburg.After Hindenburg refused Hitler's demand for chancellor, Hi ... Papen was one of the main reasons why Hitler became chancellorTogether with von Papen, some leading industrialists such as Hjalmar Schacht and Fritz Thyssen also helped Hitler come to power. The indus ...

(2 pages) 23 0 1.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

The role of Bethmann-Holloweg in the July Crisis

orted by Holloweg's personal assistant and confidant Kurt Reizler, who suggests that Army Generals, industrialists and the Emperor were trying to exert forces on Holloweg, while he resisted as far as ... t also extremist, critical viewpoint sees Holloweg's aims coinciding with those of the Generals and industrialists. Supported by a historian Fischer, this view suggests that Holloweg's ideas were much ...

(4 pages) 13 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Jewish Holocaust

ncomes. By the end of World War II, two thirds of them were dead.German scientists, businesspeople, industrialists, and other German Workers contributed to the killing effort. This way, the Nazis crea ...

(9 pages) 28 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Labor's Response to Industrialism

Labor's Response to IndustrialismGoals of Industrialists = to make more moneyEffects on workers = work harder, treated unfairly, not paid fair ...

(1 pages) 476 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

Inept and unsuccessful. how

Bismarck proposed, being in favour of free-trade. Bismarck had his reasons; to gain the support of industrialists, landowners, Conservatives and Centre Parties, creating income for the people, and it ...

(8 pages) 811 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Social darwanism

his process would gradually improve society. For his opinion, Spencer was widely applauded by early industrialists who wanted to keep their big businesses free of government regulation. Even though ma ...

(1 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Power Elites

try to create an industrial democracy controlled by workers." (pg 16) Why was the struggle so much? Industrialists and the government wanted to keep the money and power on the side of the elite. Here ... problem that came for the unions and workers was the close relationship that the government and the industrialists maintained throughout the years. Laws were passed to protect the employer and unfairl ...

(5 pages) 27 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Consumption To Preservation

loying a substantial portion of that population. By the word "substantial" I mean, "Politicians and industrialists alike have characterized the conflict as one that pits well-paying jobs against the v ...

(4 pages) 20 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Hitler's Rise To Power

nd economic weaknesses at that time in Germany due to the Treaty of Versailles, the Depression, the Industrialists willingness to accept Adolf Hitler for fear of Communism and the strong leader Hitler ... ings like past glories and unification which gave the people a sense of belonging. The money making industrialists and land owners also supported Hitler very strongly for fear that they would lose eve ...

(8 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Hitler's Rise To Power

nd economic weaknesses at that time in Germany due to the Treaty of Versailles, the Depression, the Industrialists willingness to accept Adolf Hitler for fear of Communism and the strong leader Hitler ... ings like past glories and unification which gave the people a sense of belonging. The money making industrialists and land owners also supported Hitler very strongly for fear that they would lose eve ...

(8 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Populists party

the federal government was not listening to the farmers being that they were under the sway of the industrialists. The farmers felt that the main reasons for their economic misfortune was the corrupt ... ey based their fortunes on their land, thus they had to pay huge taxes. On the other hand, the rich industrialists did not need to worry about these taxes being that their money wasn?t invested in lar ...

(5 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Karl Marx: Application of his perspective to society.

ion turned over a powerful and productive control of society to the upper-classes i.e. capitalists, industrialists, aristocrats and so forth.During his era, Marx realized that the capitalist economy h ... ng hours for low wages only to live in poverty and inferior living conditions while the capitalist (industrialists) live in the lap of luxury provided through the blood, sweat and tears of the proleta ...

(3 pages) 50 1 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology