Lec9 - Between WWI and the 1920s Russian oeasents revolted...

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Between WWI and the 1920s Russian oeasents revolted message of socialism was being globally transmitted factions that were very unhappy wiht the gov't and our entry into the war the great influenza epidemic wiped out 12 -20 million people made Americans less instuler part of a global economy and social state Era of prohibition banned the selling of alchohal in the US started an underground market i.e speakeasys The Roaring 20s Magazine Explosion Americana Post WWI Historians characterize the time full of dance, happy go lucky Women achieved the vote vote influenced by their households 106.4 million in 1920 census Highest literacy rate to date 6% of total population was illiterate 1870, nearly 7 million children were enrolled in lementary schools and 80,00 were enrolled in secondary schools in 1920, nearly 25 mil elementary schools and 400,000 secondary schools Shift from rual to urban 1900: 39% of pop classified as urban dwellers
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