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A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades - The 1920s

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Published by Lucent Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • United States - 20th Century/20s,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • USA,
  • Nineteen twenties,
  • Humanities,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • 1919-1933,
  • Social life and customs,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesA Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8613295M
    ISBN 101560065524
    ISBN 109781560065524


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This is part of the Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades series. It covers the time period of the 's and discusses subjects like fashion, prohibition, the stock market, intolerance and immigration, entertainment, transportation and politics/5. A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades - The s (A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades Series) by Hanson, Erica and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades - The s (A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades Series) by Erica Hanson.

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: A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades - The s (): Uschan, Michael V.: Books/5(3). American culture, such as books, movies, and Broadway theater, was now being exported to the rest of the world. World War I had left Europe on the decline and America on the rise.

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The Roaring '20s were a time of a booming stock market, speakeasies, short skirts, the Charleston, and jazz. The '20s also showed great strides in women's suffrage—women got the vote in Archaeology hit the mainstream with the. The United States of America was created on July 4,with the Declaration of Independence of thirteen British colonies in North the Lee Resolution of July 2,the colonies resolved that they were free and independent states.

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Erica Hanson is the author of A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades The 's ( avg rating, 17 ratings, 3 reviews, published 1 /5(3). Shelves: history,non-fiction A Cultural History of the United States Through the Decades: The s was really interesting to read.

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The s saw the United States rise to its current status as the leading world superpower, matched by an emerging cultural dominance that characterized the second half of the twentieth century.

This book provides an stimulating account of the major cultural and intellectual trends of the decade that have been pivotal to its characterization as 'the jazz age'. Buy a cheap copy of A Cultural History of the United States book. Perhaps the most idealized of America's decades, in reality, it was one of the most disturbing.

The cold war was at its height, making fear of nuclear annihilation Free shipping over $ The beginning of the 21st century seems a suitable time to look back over the past years and see how the United States has developed, for better and worse, during that period of its history.

In the early decades of the 20th century the American people benefited from industrial growth while also experiencing its adverse effects.

The s saw a restless culture, spearheaded by America's youth rebelling against the moral restrictions of past generations.

They challenged traditional notions of proper behavior. Buoyed by the decade's prosperity, young people threw raucous parties, drank illegal liquor, and danced new, sexually suggestive steps at jazz clubs.

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More than 12 million immigrants would enter the United States through Ellis Island between and U.S. immigration peaks, with million people entering the country through.

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Item Information. Condition: Very GoodSeller Rating: % positive. Despite the Great Depression, popular culture flourished in the United States in the s. Similar to visual arts and literature, popular culture of the era focused on emphasizing what was presented as uniquely American experiences and contributions.

The mass popularization of culture was also linked to important technological advances. In the year the United States was a fledgling nation. By the time the century ended we had expanded westward exponentially, stamped our imprint as the major power in the Western hemisphere, revolutionized our economy from agriculture to manufacturing, and suffered the schism of a civil war that nearly brought the nation as conceived by our forefathers to an end.

The ’s, better known to history as the “Roaring Twenties,” saw the United States growing at an unheard of pace in arenas of industry and overall economy. The titans of industry such as John D.

Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, and Henry Ford, and banking leaders like J.P. Morgan were sitting atop their respective empires built by their. On the whole, the United States economy experienced steady growth and expansion during the s.

Three factors fuelled this economic growth-: machines, factories and the process of Standardized Mass Production. The decade of the s, or as it was called by its contemporaries, “The New Era,” was marked by prosperity and new opportunity in. Get this from a library.

A cultural history of the United States: through the decades. [Adam Woog; Michael V Uschan; Erica Hanson; Petra Press; Stuart A Kallen; Gini Holland; Gail B Stewart;] -- Series discusses the political, economic and cultural life of the United States in the 20th century. The book touches a lot of topics, which makes it very informational if the reader would like to learn about that time period.

With all of the different ideas addressed in the book, there is somet Whether your interests are music, sports, fashion, or just about anything, the ’s were a time where celebrities became famous for these activities/5(3). In a subsequent book of essays, The United States as a Developing Country, Sklar takes the analysis through the s, showing that the cultural radicalism and the growth of a Culture and History.

The historiography of the United States refers to the studies, sources, critical methods and interpretations used by scholars to study the history of the United States. While history examines the interplay of events in the past, historiography examines the secondary sources written by historians as books and articles, evaluates the primary sources they use, and provides a critical examination.

Conservatism in the United States is a political and social philosophy characterized by respect for American traditions, republicanism, limited government, support for Christian values, moral universalism, pro-business, opposition to trade unions, strong national defense, free trade, protectionism, anti-communism, rugged individualism, advocacy.

In the decades after World War II, the United States became a global influence in economic, political, military, cultural, and technological affairs. Inthe charismatic John F. Kennedy was elected as the first Roman Catholic President.

The Kennedy clan brought a. The United States entered the world stage in the 20s, not as a result of international political influence, but from these big business names. Coolidge, as a background character for the twenties, allowed for the U.S.

to build an empire on and make a reality of the American Dream creating a mutual identity for Americans to be a part of. This book demonstrates how the explosion of distinctly American fiction in the s-including work by authors such as Hemingway, The s, one of the more colorful decades of the 20th century, inspired a generation of writers who captured the changes in America following World War I.

# Popular culture--United States--Historyth. Social history of the United States: the s. [Linda S Watts; Alice L George; Scott Beekman] authoritative detail, decade by decade, through the eyes of its everyday citizens.

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Immigration to the United States is the international movement of non-U.S. nationals in order to reside permanently in the country. Immigration has been a major source of population growth and cultural change throughout much of the U.S.

history. Because the United States is a settler colonial society, all Americans, with the exception of the small percentage of Native Americans, can trace. Flappers of the s were young women known for their energetic freedom, embracing a lifestyle viewed by many at the time as outrageous, immoral or downright.

The popular image of the s, as a decade of prosperity and riotous living and of bootleggers and gangsters, flappers and hot jazz, flagpole sitters, and marathon dancers, is indelibly etched in the American psyche.

But this image is also profoundly misleading. The s was a decade of deep cultural. The people in the United States went through a colorful period during the twenties. However, at the same time the s was also a very rebellious and difficult time for many. The culture of the s has influenced the culture of America’s society today.

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Pre. The s was a period of vigorous economic growth in the United States. That decade marked the beginning of the modern era as we know it.

Rapid rise in prosperity induced sweeping changes in technology, society, and economy.The cultural variegation of America had only just begun at the time of the Founding.

The 19th century saw a series of surges in immigration that brought alien cultures to our shores. In the single decade from through1, Irish andGermans landed on the East Coast.