20th Century

Age of Reform and Industrialization 1896-1920 (American

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Noted US poets include Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–82), Edgar Allan Poe (1809–49), Walt Whitman (1819–92), Emily Dickinson (1830–86), Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869–1935), Robert Frost (1874–1963), Wallace Stevens (1879–1955), William Carlos Williams (1883–1963), Marianne Moore (1887–1972), Edward Estlin Cummings (1894–1962), Hart Crane (1899–1932), Langston Hughes (1902–67), and Rita Dove (b.1952). Founded in 1982, USA Today introduced a style of news writing that emphasized short, easy-to-read stories.
The Attack on Pearl Harbor: The United States Enters World

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Jobs in these industries generally required a college degree or even more education. Source: US Census Bureau Of the 83.7% of people with health insurance in 2010, coverage was 55.3% employment-based, 9.8% direct-purchase, and 31.0% government funded (Medicare, Medicaid, Military). (Overlap reflects coverage by more than one type of health insurance). Widows with small children and few kin in America found it impossible to earn enough to feed and house their children.
Presidents Of A World Power,Pb (Sourcebooks on the U.S.

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Alaska lies amidst several bodies of water: on the north are the Beaufort Sea and the Arctic Ocean; on the west are the Chukchi Sea, the Bering Strait, and the Bering Sea; and on the south is the Gulf of Alaska. Both rely heavily on high expectations, risk taking, opportunism, and movement. 3 Despite the acceptance, gambling began to be blamed for the problems of the colonies. Students should be encouraged to devise their own plans and explore alternate approaches to problems. Here again, the space given inventors, business leaders, social reformers, artists, and scientists showed how far-reaching was the effect of a larger conception of history.
Examining Pop Culture - Comic Books (hardcover edition)

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Why not buy out Carnegie and form a real monopoly in steel, uniting raw materials, transportation, steel works, and finished-steel plants? The Klan preached an antiblack, anti-Catholic, anti-Semitic message and sometimes used violence to enforce it. Black's later career on the bench justified President Roose- velt's confidence in him, In 193$, another conservative justice quit the bendh and Mr. Legalized gambling was looked upon as a way to stimulate the economy.
The U. S. Supreme Court, Vol. 1 (Magill's Choice)

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Many couples were reluctant to adopt older children because of perceived health and behavior problems among these children. mothers’ eggs were fertilized by the fathers’ sperm in a laboratory before placement in the uterus of the surrogate mother. who then carried the baby to term. who became pregnant through artificial insemination of her egg with the intended father’s sperm (Chesler. In overall terms, the main crops are wheat and other grains, corn, fruits, vegetables, and cotton. The Allegheny and the Monongahela drain the coal-rich margins of the Appalachians, and the Ohio flows along the southern margins of the Agricultural Core and into the Mississippi.
Man Walks on the Moon (Odysseys in History)

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Included on the list for decreased attention in the grades K-4 were "Complex paper-and-pencil computations," "Long division," "Paper and pencil fraction computation," "Use of rounding to estimate," "Rote practice," "Rote memorization of rules," and "Teaching by telling." From the late 1970s onward, much popular music was developed on synthesizers by pioneering groups like Heaven 17, The Human League, Art of Noise, and New Order.
Classified--Vanished! (Classified)

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Whether Carnegie meant all he threatened is hard to say, but the celerity with which the old man made his plans threw the finished-steel men into a panic. In a society well satisfied with itself, as was the United States in the 1920's, there was small desire to scrutinize conditions which might dull the general pleasure as Americans surveyed the great forward strides they seemed to be making. THE ELECTION OF 1920 V On June 8, 1920, the Republican Presidential convention gathered at Chicago.
Women's Right to Vote: America's Suffrage Movement

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See also, the annual symposia of the Conference on Science, Philosophy and Religion in their Relation to the Democratic Way of Life, Inc. ( 1940). The first increased the responsibilities of the trustees of corporate obligations. Blair, Seeds of Destruction (1938); Lewis Corey, Decline of American Capitalism (1934); Norman Thomas, Choice before Us (1934). Magazines and newspapers introduced advice columns and articles to help inform mothers about baby care. university extension services. p. and state departments of health.
Warriors Don't Cry

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As early as 1913, President John Kirby of the NAM had decided the trade union movement was "an un-American, illegal and infamous conspiracy." This crib is made out of intricately carved wood - many were made out of iron - and patients would sleep in it for extended periods of time until a regulatory crackdown curtailed restraint use for all but the most uncooperative and violent patients - a practice that's still scrutinized. Postwar Private Balance Sheet of the United States, 1919-29 320 27.
The Depression Hits Home

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Ideas and ideals alike had failed the men who fought World War I with faith in their causes; the joys of the senses were more trustworthy. See also College. 125 Rural living. 149. 117. 26. older women. 153–54. 81. 81. 34–35. rate. 238 Sexuality. 249 Russell. 92 Sears. 242.. 71–72. 207. 19–20. 264 Recreation centers. rural vs. 32. 109 Spock. 79 Russians. 226 Rhode Island. 245 Spencer. 129–30 Rationing. Japan, for its part, put itself on record as "opposed to the acquisition by any government of any special rights or privileges that would affect the independence or terri- torial integrity of China or that would deny to the subjects or citizens of any country the full enjoyment of equal opportunity in the commerce and industry of China/' In a secret protocol to the agreement, first made public on May 4, 1922, it was revealed that the two powers had consid- ered, and rejected, inclusion of the following: the two governments "will not take advantage of the present conditions to seek special rights or privileges in China which would abridge the rights of the subjects or citizens of other friendly states."