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Flashcards in Eras Deck (16):
1

Progressive

Temperance

Women's rights

2

Amer. imperialism

America becomes new world power

Gains overseas colonies

3

WW1

Euro conflict challenges U.S neutrality

Allied victory makes world safe for democracy

4

Roaring 20's

Business boom

Red scare

5

Great Depression

Banks fail

High unemployment

6

WW2

U.S world leader

Dictator threatens world peace on 2 fronts
Euro & pacific (our Cali)

7

Cold War

Threat of nuclear war

McCarthyism

8

Postwar Boom

Baby boom

Suburban & auto culture

9

New frontier

Bold ideas

Space race

10

Civil Rights Movement

Non-Violent protest

Black power

11

Vietnam war

Domino theory

Contain communism

12

Social change

Women

Hippies

13

End of 20th Century: 70's

Inflation

Energy crisis

14

End of 20th Century: 80's

Political conservatism

Federal deficit

15

End of 20th Century: 90's

Booming economy

Digital revolution

16

Industrial Age

Immigration

Railroads