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DiUecWionV: YoX and \oXr groXp haYe been assigned Wo e[amine one of Whree aspecWs of consXmer cXlWXre in Whe 1920Ŗs. Read Whe primar\ soXrce docXmenW for \oXr assigned aspecW of consXmer cXlWXre, and When ansZer Whe qXesWions WhaW folloZ Whe primar\ soXrce docXmenW. When \oX are done, fill oXW Whe charW beloZ. Be prepared Wo share Whe folloZing informaWion: a WZo Wo Whree senWence sXmmar\ of \oXr primar\ soXrce, and a WZo Wo Whree senWence sXmmar\ of ZhaW \oXr soXrce Wells \oX aboXW consXmerism in Whe 1920Ŗs. AURecV Qfƭ CQPUWOeT CWNVWTeƭ KP Vhe 1920ũU ƭ WhaV dQeU VhKU VeNN WU abQWV cQPUWOeT cWNVWTe KP Vhe 1920ũU?ƭƭ ConsXmer Goods CrediW AdYerWising Buyingon Margin Extending credit mstomet Pay for product in installments In the owners A Her stock marketcrash mustopmg avg.fm angry The people continue to buy so much products because of the new inventions and this causes people to be in a lot of debt. The only way for people to get out of debt is to have the wages increased. The consumer goods have increased tremendously and now there are also many various varieties of consumer goods. Therefore often many people buy more consumer goods than they actually need, resulting in waste.
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