Flappers During The Great Depression

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Addison Schwarz 3/22/2016 Per: 5 World History Chapter 13 Study Guide Vocab Flapper Flappers were rebellious young women in the United States and Europe during the 1920s who went outside of society’s norms and showed off more of their body than what was previously acceptable. Prohibition The ban on manufacturing and selling of alcoholic beverages in the United States from 1920 to 1933. Speakeasies Illegal bars that sprang up during prohibition so people could drink alcohol. Harlem Renaissance African American cultural movement in the 1920s and 1930s, centered in Harlem. Psychoanalysis A method of studying how the mind works and treating mental disorders. Abstract A style of art composing of lines, colors and shapes, sometimes with no recognizable…show more content…
Great Depression A painful time of global economic collapse, which started in 1929 and lasted until 1939. New Deal A massive package of economic and social programs which were established by FDR to try and help Americans during the Great Depression. Franklin D. Roosevelt American statesman and political leader who served as the President of the United States from 1933 to 1945. Benito Mussolini Yeah idk who dis is tbh Black Shirts Any member of the militant combat squads of Italian Fascists set up under Mussolini. March on Rome The planned march of thousands of Fascist supporters to take control of Rome. In response to this, Mussolini was given the legal right to control Italy. Totalitarian State A government in which a one-party dictatorship regulates every aspect of citizens’ lives. Fascism Any centralized, authoritarian government system that is not communist whose policies glorify the state over the individual and are destructive to basic human rights. Command Economy The system in which government officials make all basic economic decisions. Collectives Large farms owned and operated by peasants as a group. Kulaks Wealthy peasants in the Soviet Union in the 1930s.…show more content…
Russification The process of making a nationality culture more ethnically Russian. Atheism The belief that there is no God. Comintern Communist International; international association of communist parties led by the Soviet Union for the purpose of encouraging world-wide communist revolution. Gestapo The secret police in Nazi Germany. Kristallnacht Taking place on November 9 and 10, Nazi-led mobs attacked Jewish communities all over Germany, Austria, and the annexed portions of Czechoslovakia. The attacks were so brutal it was nicknamed “Night of Broken Glass”. Theory of Relativity Theory produced by Albert Einstein that stated that the increased relativistic mass of a body comes from the energy of motion of the body divided by the speed of light. Cubism Art style created in the early 20th century created by Pablo Picasso. Sigmund Freud Austrian neurologist and the father of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst. Nuremberg Laws Laws approved by the Nazi Party in 1935, depriving Jews of German citizenship and taking some rights away from
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