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Ch.17_1950s_background - HUEC4072:HISTORYOFDRESS CHAPTER 17...

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HUEC 4072:  HISTORY OF DRESS AND ADORNMENT AFTER 1700 CHAPTER 17 The New Look Fashion Conformity Prevails 1947 – 1960 Background Dr. Jenna T. Kuttruff School of Human Ecology Louisiana State University
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THE NEW LOOK Fashion Conformity Prevails C H A P T E R    17 Tortora 2006
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The war had ended  and during the period  from 1947 to 1960  enormous changes  affected the lives of  people the world over. Tortora 2006
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1947 Nylon fiber becomes available again. 1948 The United State and Great Britain airlift supplies to Berlin when the Russians cut off access. Television becoming more widely available for use in the home. 1949 Communist Peoples Republic of China established. Russian explodes its first atomic bomb.
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  1950- 1953 Korean War 1954 School segregation declared unconstitutional by the United States Supreme Court. 1955 Civil Rights movement begins with bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama 1957 European Common Market established. Russians launch Sputnik, the first space satellite
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http://www2.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/nsa/archive/news/crowd2.gif Crowds during the cold war <> The Cold War
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course HUEC 4072 taught by Professor Kutruff during the Fall '11 term at LSU.

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