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Unformatted text preview: the 1920's: the return to normalcy? harding said this. he means a return to conservatism. income tax cut. smaller government. trying to create a business friendly environment. modernism different groups starting to show individualism and many people becoming big consumers. the "new woman" makeup on women who weren't prostitutes. birth control spreading. new ideas toward womens sexuality. increasing premarital sex. 32% claim to be virgins at mariage in 1920's. Flappers colleen moore. would party it up. a who cares attitude, very different than the norm. youth culture car ownership became broader the charleston dating parking the car and "necking" the "new Negro" harlem renaissance langston hughes and claude mckay Jazz...
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This note was uploaded on 09/18/2011 for the course HIS 39271 taught by Professor Annemartinez during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas.
- Spring '10