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

1960s and 1970s

Era of Change, Nixon, Ford, Carter

Counterculture Movement that promoted nonconformity, personal freedom, racial equality, and self-fulfillment.
Feminist Movement Movement that promoted equal opportunities for women, especially in education and the work force.
Betty Friedan Prominent feminist, wrote the Feminine Mystique, which argued that American women wanted more than a domestic life.
Title IX Portion of the Civil Rights Act that legislated equality based on gender and expanded opportunities for women in education.
Native Americans Confrontation at Wounded Knee proved to be an important event in the expansion of civil rights for these individuals.
Cesar Chavez Key leader of the Chicano Movement that organized strikes and secured collective bargaining and improved conditions for migrant farm workers.
Silent Spring Book by Rachel Carson that made Americans aware of the dangers of pesticides.
Watergate Nixon's scandal involving perjury and obstruction of justice, as well as other illegal activities.
Gerald Ford Pardoned Nixon; move was unpopular because people thought he cut a secret deal.
Iran Hostage Crisis Radical Iranian students stormed the US embassy in Tehran and took hostages because of continued US support of their deposed dictator.
Created by: gsibbett