Popular Culture: 1920-1939

Popular Culture: 1920-1939

by Jane Bingham
     
 

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Who were the flappers? What were "talkies?" What was the Harlem Renaissance? Covers the effect of prohibition and the newfound freedom of women on the popular culture of the era. The effects of the Great Depression, as well as the rise of communism and fascism is also discussed in terms of their impact on popular culture.  See more details below

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Who were the flappers? What were "talkies?" What was the Harlem Renaissance? Covers the effect of prohibition and the newfound freedom of women on the popular culture of the era. The effects of the Great Depression, as well as the rise of communism and fascism is also discussed in terms of their impact on popular culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781410946294
Publisher:
Heinemann-Raintree
Publication date:
07/01/2012
Series:
A History of Popular Culture Series
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
833,579
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
1070L (what's this?)
Age Range:
11 - 15 Years

Meet the Author

Jane Bingham is an experienced writer for young adults. She has written over 100 nonfiction books on a variety of topics. Jane has a first class degree in English Literature and an M. Phil in History of Art and is currently a Royal Literary Fund Fellow at Oxford Brookes University. She has two sons and three stepsons and lives in Oxford, England.

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