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What happened during the 1970’s?

Creativity

Political

Socially

1973 Oil crisis

1979 Energy crisis 1977 President Carter signs legislation raising the minimum wage to $2.30 an hour

Unemployment rate in December 1977 was 6.4 per cent, the lowest in three years

War (Vietnam)

1979 California institutes gasoline rationing in nine counties.

1978 New England is paralyzed by the worst blizzard in recent history

Film Racism (against black an immigrant workers)

1969-75 Melvin H. Evans is elected the first black governor of the US Virgin Islands

1979 Margret Thatcher is

Music Art A continuation of the post-war changes in music that had brought electric instruments, urban blues and rock

elected the first British Prime minister

rise of the "singer/ songwriter" genre

Fashion

Feminism and neoexpressionism Many kinds of art arose in this era like the Earth art, Land art, Performance art, and Graffiti art.

Hippie Fashion

Women break away from convention and started wearing male clothing

Bras, corsets and mini skirts became less popular

Issu portfolio  

Portfolio of Sharnie Jones' work Btec Level 3 Fashion and Clothng From Liverpool Community College

Issu portfolio  

Portfolio of Sharnie Jones' work Btec Level 3 Fashion and Clothng From Liverpool Community College

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