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For other uses, see Captains of Industry disambiguation. In the late 19th century a captain of industry was a business leader whose means of amassing a personal fortune contributed positively to the country in some way.
This may have been through increased productivity, expansion of markets, providing more jobs, or acts of philanthropy. Versus "robber baron"[ edit ] Some 19th-century industrialists who were called "captains of industry" overlap with those called " robber barons ".
These include people such as J. MorganAndrew CarnegieAndrew W. MellonHenry Fordand John D. The term was coined by Thomas Carlyle in his book, Past and Present. The education division of the National Endowment for the Humanities has prepared a lesson plan for schools asking whether "robber baron" or "captain of industry" is the better terminology.
The lesson states that it attempts to help students "establish a distinction between robber barons and captains of industry.
Students will uncover some of the less honorable deeds as well as the shrewd business moves and highly charitable acts of the great industrialists and financiers. It has been argued that only because such people were able to amass great amounts of capital could our country become the world's greatest industrial power.
Some of the actions of these men, which could only happen in a period of economic laissez faireresulted in poor conditions for workers, but in the end, may also have enabled our present day standard of living.musical cult control: the rockefeller foundation’s war on consciousness through the imposition of a=hz standard tuning.
John D Rockefeller, founder of standard oil was a captain of industry, he was led to the path of efficiency through his mother and father when he was younger; this helped him grow into one of the biggest companies of the time.5/5(3).
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Strategies of John D. Rockefeller and the Standard Oil Company The author of this website is a year-old Swiss entrepreneur who lives on Lake Geneva and has prepared an excellent, although biased, resource. In the late 19th century a captain of industry was a business leader whose means of amassing a personal fortune contributed positively to the country in some way.
This may have been through increased productivity, expansion of markets, providing more jobs, or acts of philanthropy. This characterisation contrasts with that of the robber baron, a business leader using political means to .