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Chapter 23. 1.) What economic developments underlay American prosperity of the 1920s, and how did those developments affect different social groups? 2.)

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2 1.) What economic developments underlay American prosperity of the 1920s, and how did those developments affect different social groups? 2.) What political values shaped public life in this era of Republican dominance? 3.) How did the Republicans of the 1920s promote U.S. economic interests abroad? 4.) What is meant by “mass culture”? 5.) What developments in American society contributed to creativity? Social tension?

3  After the War  Unemployment Rates during the 1920s  Home Appliances and the economy  Entertainment

4  Mass Production  Assembly Lines  Henry Ford (Model T)  General Motors  Car Ownership  Auto-Related Industries

5  Wages  Women’s Wages  Mexican-Americans  African-Americans  Last hired first fired  Farmers during the 1920s

6  Henry Ford’s Approach to business  Ford Dealerships  General Electric and Westinghouse  Chain Stores  Air Conditioning

7  Advertising Companies  Successful Marketing Techniques  Installment Plans  America becomes a consumer society  What types of things did people buy on credit?

8  Female Employment  Secretaries, Typists, and Filing Clerks  Female Wages  Traditional Female Jobs

9  Labor Union Membership  Higher Wages  Henry Ford  Better Facilities  Stock Options  Welfare Capitalism

10  Warren G. Harding  Charles Forbes (Head of the Veterans Bureau)  Secretary of the Interior Albert Fall  The Teapot Dome Scandal  Harding’s Death

11  Calvin Coolidge  Treasury Secretary Andrew Mellon  The Trickle Down Theory  The Flood of 1927  The Flood Control Act 1928  The McNary-Haugen Bill

12  The League of Nations  The Washington Naval Conference  The Five Power Treaty  The 5:5:3 Ratio  Arms Limitations  The Kellogg-Briand Pact

13  The 19 th Amendment  Alice Paul  The Equal Rights Amendment  What was the focus of the Women’s Rights Movement in the 1920s?

14  Radio  National Magazines  The Saturday Evening Post  The Movie Industry

15  National Sports Heroes  Babe Ruth  Charles Lindbergh  Cultural Values  Sigmund Freud  Flappers

16  F. Scott Fitzgerald  Sinclair Lewis  Ernest Hemingway  The Lost Generation  The Harlem Renaissance  Langston Hughes  Zora Neal Hurston  Marcus Garvey

17  Georgia O’ Keeffe  Jazz  Louis Armstrong  Duke Ellington

18  National Origins Act (1924)  Xenophobia  Sacco and Vanzetti

19  John T. Scopes  The Scopes Trial  The “Monkey” Trial  The American Civil Liberties Union  William Jennings Bryan Clarence Darrow's opening argument at the Scopes trial

20  The Rise of the KKK  The Birth of a Nation

21  The 18 th Amendment  The Volstead Act  Bootleggers  Speakeasies  The 21 st Amendment

22  Herbert Hoover  Republican Dominance  Overproduction  Declining Demand  The Great Depression


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