what are we up to in history…
A period of post-war prosperity allowed the United States to undergo fundamental social change. Adding to this change was an emphasis on scientific inquiry, the shift from an industrial to a technological/service economy, the impact of mass media, the phenomenon of suburban and Sun Belt migrations, and the expansion of civil rights.
Political debates focused on the extent of the role of government in the economy, environmental protection, social welfare and national security
chapters 21 and 22, + some parts of other chapters – test over this next Thursday.