Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


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.
Don't know
remaining cards
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:
restart all cards
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

World History

"Interwar Years" Topic 11

Flapper slang term for a "new breed" of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, and listened to jazz music.
Prohibition A ban on the manufacture and sale of alcohol in the U.S. from 1920 to 1933
Harlem Renaissance An African American cultural movement in the 1920s and 1930s
Jazz Age A feature of the 1920s when new types of music and dance became popular
Mass Culture The set of ideas and values that develop from a common exposure to the same media, news sources, music, and art.
Overproduction Condition in which production of goods exceeds the demand for them
Disarmament Reduction of armed forces and weapons
“Red Scare” The promotion of fear of a potential rise of communism or radical leftism
Great Depression A painful time of global economic collapse, starting in 1929 and lasting until 1939
Kellogg-Briand Pact An international agreement, signed by almost every nation in 1928 to stop using war as a method of national policy
Franklin D. Roosevelt President of the United States who helped guide America during the years of the Great Depression
New Deal A massive package of economic and social programs established by FDR to help Americans during the Great Depression
Benito Mussolini Italian politician and leader of the National Fascist Party, ruling the country as Prime Minister from 1922 until his ousting in 1943
Black Shirts The paramilitary wing of the National Fascist Party and, after 1923, an all-volunteer militia of the Kingdom of Italy.
Fascism Centralized, authoritarian, and nationalistic government whose policies glorify the state over the individual.
Totalitarian State Government in which a one party dictatorship regulates every aspect of citizen's lives
Communism form of socialism advocated by Karl Marx centered around a classless society in which all wealth and property would be owned by the community as a whole
Joseph Stalin The leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953.
Gestapo The official secret police of Nazi Germany and German-occupied Europe
Nazism Political ideology characterized as a form of fascism that incorporates scientific racism and anti-Semitism
Adolf Hitler Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party and served as chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945.
Created by: Mr. Peirce