Late Twentieth Century American History and Culture

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U.S. postwar foreign policy
Enemy in WWII
Enemy in WWII
Enemy in WWII
U.S. allies in WWII
U.S. allies in WWII
U.S. allies in WWII
WWI got the U.S. out of this economic event
New weapon type invented during war
Six million Jews died during this event
Henry Luce's Declaration after war
Henry Luce's Declaration was in this publication
United States vs USSR: what was this called?
Cold War fought in this country
Cold War fought in this country
Cold War fought in this country
Cold War fought in (third world country)
Cold War fought in (third world country)
Cold War fought in (third world country)
Fear that Cold War will end in
Repression of Communists called
This event rekindled feelings of American Frontier and happened later:
Where do ordinary people primarily spend their money in postwar economy?
Where do ordinary people primarily spend their money in postwar economy?
What do New Deal reforms seek to bring?
What are problems, especially for racial minorities in this time period?
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What event coincides with the stoppage of economic growth?
Who rose to power after 1970?
What political thinking did Ronald Reagan challenge?
What economic policy did the U.S. return to after 1970?
World economy has shifted toward
What group has fallen in power since 1970?
What does U.S. economic welfare depend on today?
What happened to the gap between rich, poor after 1970?
Major scientific development leading to computers
Civil Rights movement fought against this legal system
Who wrote The Feminist Mystique?
Stultified dissatisfaction of well-educated, 'happily married' American women was called?
What event triggered the Gay Rights movement?
When did the Gay Rights movement begin?
Who did Civil Rights movements anger?
When happened in 1965 that enabled immigration again?
What were immigrants admitted on after 1965?
Cultural capital of America?
What architecture type did corporate buildings follow in 20th century?
Modern painting styles center around this painter
Modern painting styles are called what?
Postwar poetry centered around this poet
New movement to challenge old poetic style
Beat poetry centered around where?
Beat poetry related back to what movement?

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