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Historians have used the terms "robber barons" and "captains of industry" to describe the powerful industrialists of the late 1800s. Compare the two points of view reflected by these terms and which do you think is more accurate.
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U.S.History - y912f, Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 6:54pm
what do these terms mean?
U.S.History - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 7:05pm
Please read your text to find out the definitions.
U.S.History - SraJMcGin, Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 7:06pm
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Both describe powerful people profiting in their negotiations.
U.S.History - y912f, Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 7:12pm
robber barons is a more negative view than captain of industry right?
which do you think is more accurate? im not sure
U.S.History - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 7:14pm
You're right -- robber barons was a negative view.
Now you have to think about what these men did. Which do you think is the more accurate term? Remember -- there is no wrong answer. This question is designed for you to read and think.