absorption into a single firm of several firms involved in all aspects of a product's manufacture from raw materials to distribution
what is horizontal integration
absorption into a single firm of several firms involved in the same level of production and sharing resources at that level
what is a holding company
a company with controlling shares in other companies
what is trust
A special trust or business trust is a business entity formed with intent to monopolize business, to restrain trade, or to fix prices. Trusts gained economic power in the U.S. in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Some, but not all, were organized as trusts in the legal sense. ...
what method of corporate control did john d rockefeller use
what industry was called the sweat shops
the textile manufacturerd
why did many companies hire women and children in the 19th centry
what is social darwinism
Belief that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution was applicable to human societies and justified the right of the ruling classes or countries to dominate the weak
how did andrew carnegie differ from avocats of gospel of wealth
he spead his riches to the poor, or ill eq
what was the great uprising
a railroed strike of 1877 to protest wage cuts, did not work
Knights of labor vs (afl) American Federation of Labor
Knights of labor was open to every one, woman, blacks and unskilled workers..
(afl) American Federation of Labor was open to skillful workers and not any woman
why did the american workers go to the (afl) American Federation of Labor
becaus it worked for the skillful workers, and there was killings blamed on the knights of labor
what happen at heymarket square in chicago
a bomb killed 7 policemen and 8 strike leaders was tride for it but with even a lack of evidence 4 was executed
the new immigrants
more than 20,000,000 ppl that came to america, most from southern and eastern europe, and some from asia, canada, mexico
what is the great migration,
where ppl form the rural places in america move to the urban citys
what happen in the citys because of the imagration and migration
urbanization and big fast growing citys
what sport was the middle class favorit sport...
Joseph Pulitzer and william randolph hearst was know for?
1.homestead steel strike
3.8 hour day movement
what is nativism
In the historical context, this means the favoring of the interests of long-standing inhabitants of an area over those of newcomers. Common in 19th century US when the Know-Nothing Movement and others opposed the granting of civil rights to immigrants. ...
what is pogroms
attacks on the jewish ppl, making them come to america
what is a tenements
4 to 6 story dwellings. with no regards to providing ventilatiom or light