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Unformatted text preview: class in the 1960saided by the GI bill, graduation and college enrollment increased 25% of all housing available, had been built in 1960. The Suburbs grew by 45% in the 1950samericans began buying TVs and watching 5 hours a day o Culture of consumption - o White Flight - o Conventional gender roles - Consumer Culture & Military Spending- Antidote on Communism? - o The Kitchen Debate - o Bomb shelters - o Duck and Cover children had nuclear attack drills o Highway Act, 1956 - The Critics & Poverty- Rates of Poverty - Harrington, The Other America - Galbraith, The Affluent Society -...
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- Fall '07