Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter 17

TermDefinition
1)demobilization sending home members of the army
2)GI bill or rights eased the return to WW2 veterans by providing education and employment aid
3)Baby boom increase in births between 1945 and 1964
4)Productivity the rate at which goods are produced or service performed
5)Taft-Hartley Act law that outlawed the close shop- work place where only union members can hired
6)Fair Deal Pres. Truman's program to extend the new deal
7)Interstate highway Act authorized funds to build 41,000 miles of highway consisting multilane expressways that would correct the nations major cities
8)Sunbelt name given to the southern and western states
9)Service Sector business that provided service , such as health care, law, retail, banking, or insurance than in the manufacturing sector
10)Info industries business that provide informational service
11)Franchise businesses allows a company to distribute its products or service through retail outlets owned by independent operators
12)Multinational corporation companies that produced and sold their goods and services all over the world and established branches abroad
13)AFL -CIO in 1955, the American federation of labor (AFL) and the congress of Industrial Organization
14)California Master plan called for three tiers of higher education; research universities , state colleges, and community colleges,all of which were to be accessible to all of the states citizens
15)Consumerism buying as much as they could, much of it of it on credit
16)Median family income average family income
17)Nuclear family household consisting of a mother ,father and their children as the backbone of American society
18)Rock and roll music originated in the gospel and blues traditions of African American
19)beatniks (the beats) small groups of writers and artists in the 1960's who were critical of American society
20)Inner City the older, Central pert of a city with crowed neighborhoods in which low-income, usually minority
21)Urban renewal gov't programs for redevelopment of urban areas
22)Termination policy ended all programs monitored by the Bureau of Indian Affairs; also ended federal responsibility for the health and welfare of Native American
Created by: vida_girl96