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As America transitioned from an agrarian to an urban culture in the late 1800s, prominent businessmen and wealthy industrialists overtook the “happy yeoman” in the race to achieve happiness. Two social theories that helped define the new model of success were Social Darwinism and the Horatio Alger myth. How many characteristics of the Social Darwinism theory can you identify in this activity?
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A Business Culture
Good job. Now that you have reviewed the characteristics of Social Darwinism, consider how they influenced a culture that supported business in the nineteenth century. and the Horatio Alger myth