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Unformatted text preview: Prosperity of 1950s • Gov’t Spending • Consumer Demand • US Strength in International Trade Gaps in prosperity & progress JK Galbraith, The Affluent Society , 1958 Michael Harrington, The Other America, 1962 Baby Boom Post War Economy • Military-Industrial complex • Corporate Strategies • White Collar and Service Industries • Labor and Unions • Agriculture • Cities and Suburbs...
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This note was uploaded on 03/23/2010 for the course HIS 315L taught by Professor Victoriaallison during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08