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1920's

Chapter 24-25

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Was a group started by 6 civil war officers, the purpose of the group was to kill and intimidate blacks. The direst in white sheets so they would look like the ghosts of dead confederate soldiers. KKK
Introduced the: Model T car Assembly Line $5.00 a day wage Wanted to create a car affordable for the common man Henry Ford
A total ban on the manufacture, sale, and transportation of liquor throughout the United States. 1919-1933 Prohibition
A response to liberalism in late 19th and early 20th century o Passionately against modernist/liberal theology Fundamentalism
Sports seen as a commodity, buying or selling assets Commercialism
In the 1920s was a term applied to a "new breed" of young Western women who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz. Flappers
Was an African American cultural movement.It was centered around Harlem, a suburb of New York City. Harlem Renaissance
Style of music, native to America, characterized by a strong but flexible rhythmic understructure with solo and ensemble improvisations on basic tunes and chord patterns Jazz
An economic system where wealth is distributed evenly to everybody. Communism
Overt favoritism toward native-born americans. Nativism
Ends Prohibition-gives state the right to allow making of and selling of alcoholic beverages 21st Amendment
Countries on both sides used these to drop bombs and shoot at one another in the sky This was also a powerful military weapon because countries could locate enemy targets easier. Airplanes
The production of large quantities of a standardized article (often using assembly line techniques) Mass Production
Structured and composed nonpersonal communication of information, usually paid for and usually persuasive in nature, about products by identified sponsors through various media Advertising
Sport became an everyday part of American culture sports media and fan increased sports participation, athletes became American icons Golden Age
The music, movies, sports, books, celebrities, and other forms of entertainment consumed by the mass market Pop Culture
A law that severely restricted immigration by establishing a system of national quotas that blatantly discriminated against immigrants from southern and eastern Europe and virtually excluded Asians. National Origins Act
Trial of teacher John Scopes of Dayton, Tennessee, for the teaching of evolution. During this trial, attorneys Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan squared off on the teachings of Darwin versus the teachings of the Bible. Scopes Trial
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