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Farewell to arms

Work of the disenchanted, lost generation that was dissapointed in the war and culture

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Debunkers

Writers of the lost generation

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The man nobody knows

Marking fucking . Jesus.

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Harry Emerson fosdick

Wrote abundant religion
Proponent of liberal Protestantism

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Liberal Protestantism
Modernist religion

Forces on developing self instead of persistent prayer

Religion taking second seat

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Billy Sunday

Religious revivalist through the rradio
Pro proabition

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Fundamentalists

Rural areas. Strict and literal interpretation of bible

Blamed monernests for decline in morals

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Harlem poets

Langston Hughes, Claude McKay

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Jazz

Preformed for intergraded sometimes
audiences

Louis Armstrong

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Edward hopper

Painter explored the loneliness of urban life

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Blacks in 20s

Great migration brought them north. Discrimination in housing and jobs, developed Harlem in NYC

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Compulsory school laws

Doubles high school graduation

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Farm problems

Fucked over. Were ok during war with artificial pricing,
They borrowed during war and now in debt
High production from tech increased debt with surplus and falling prices

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Government policy in peroid

Pro big business

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Fordney-mccumber tariff act

Hardings tariff raise
Paired with reduction of income tax

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Eugene debs

Socialist throwback. Procured a decent turnout in election 1920

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Teapot dome scandal

Hardings corruption on par with ulysses grant.

Fall and Daugherty accept bribe from oil company

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Coolidge policy

Hands off passive

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Republican congress

Business booming farmers/ unions struggle

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Kkk

Fueled by birth of a nation film
Against blacks and foreigners and pretty much any minority

Support soon Crucial for local elections

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Kellogg-Briand pact

Treaty between powers anti war
But provided no means of enforcement
"Fiction of isolationism"

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Five power treaty

Limiting navel size but not Japanese