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american history chapter 23
theory promoted by fredrick w taylor held that every kind of work could be broken into a series of smaller tasks and that rates of production could be set for each component task
craze that encouraged americans to take long sight seeing trips in their automobile
lowered the cost of their cars by implementing scientific management practices
low cost automoblit developed by henery ford in 1908
production system created by henery ford to make goods faster my moving parts on a converyer belt past workers
alfred s sloan
head of general motors
a way of purchasing good in which th consumer pays for goods in small increments overtime
practice of manufacturing products that are designed to go out of style
1919 federal law that inforced the 18th amendment that prohibited the manufactur sale and transportation of alcohol
ruled chicagos underworld with his small army of mobsters to gain control over all liquar sales in chicago
special agent hired by the federal prohibition bureau to stem bootlegging, corruption aand ciolence
nickname given to a group of detectives led by eliot ness who tardeted gangsters during prohibition
the sale and distribution of alcoholic beverages
twenty first amendment
repealed the 18th amendment because it turned milllions of americans who wernt normally lawbreakers into law breakers
young women who challenged social traditions with their dress and traditions (shorter skirts and transparent hose)
cecil b demille
unique movie director of the 1920s
famous baseball player of the 1920s
won both the pentathlon and the decathlon, major league baseball and professional football player
biggest celebrtiy of 1920s flew nonstop form new york to paris
first woman to fly across atlantic ocean
aimee semple mcpherson
protestan religious movement taht teaches that traditional christian doctrine should be accepted with out question and that the bible is literally true
famou criminal lawyer who defended john scopes against william jennings bryan on the outlawing of the teaching of darwins theory of evolution
trial of john scopes a highschool teacher who was prosecuted for teaching evolution
jazz musician in new orleans
painter "early sunday morning'
white musician who wove jazz rythems into music
african american poet
african american actress "deep river" pulitzer prize "in abrihams bosom'
successful actor in eugen oniells drama "emperor jones"
"babbit" middle age realator and city booser who is disatisfied with his middle class life
frank lloyd wright
f scott fitzgerald
lost generation writer "this side of paradise" "the great gatsby"
james weldon johnson
active harlem renaissance supporter and thought that literature and art could eliminate racial prejudice
rhapsody in blue premiered in 1924 translated jazz into symphonic form
blues music singer "down hearted blues" 500000 copies
mural painter and part of the los tres grandes
famous jazz musician
"a farwell to arms" lost generation writer