For many Americans in the years after World War 2 the AmericanDream revolved
around home ownership. People wanted a nice home andnice things, since ...
Sep 25, 2015 ... But over the years people have found ways to break down the ... many of the
homes were built in the first decade of the 20th century. ... of millions of American
homebuyers since shortly after World War II. .... it was as if America couldn't
shake the 1950s version of “what people want when they buy a house.”.
Jan 1, 2011 ... It is therefore a rude shock to many of these Americans to realize that, ... in those
years revolved around the efforts of agrarian America to save its way of life. ...
The rapid rise in blue- and white-collar incomes after World War II, ...
When World War II ended, the United States was in better economic ... left after
the war, American society became more affluent in the postwar years than most
Americans could have imagined in their wildest dreams before or during the war.
... upward mobility it provided for many white Americans--was not lost on those
Feb 17, 2013 ... After living in a collectivist society (Pakistan) for more than 18 years, I moved to ...
I guess it was always a bit materialistic, but when I look at America today, I see ...
The American dream revolves around luxury goods for most people. ... rich
people can compare their status to that of people all over the world.
The basic principles on which the "American Dream" is founded were developed
... After World War II the United States of America emerged as the strongest and ...
Then in the 1960s many Americans participated in the peace movement to end ...
Jun 25, 2011 ... The story of the pursuit of happiness in America is thus a story of its close alliance
... But in recent years, many researchers have begun to see this relationship ....
America is that between an American lifestyle that revolves around ... rise of mass
consumption in America to policies adopted after World War II: ...
Jul 18, 2008 ... My dream for America is the same as my dream for the world and for the Universe
... and ..... American would, except with the added conflict of fighting in World War
II. ... Many are blinded by the ideas of "happily ever after. .... that while they are all
different, they revolve around the same mindset of thought: ...
Jun 6, 2013 ... America's economy has been an awesome engine of wealth ... Over recent
decades, many political leaders have failed to reckon with a ... In the years after
World War II, as economic growth and productivity ...... Congress should
strengthen disclosure around lobbying and implement stronger revolving door ...
Named for another famous American, a distant cousin who authored the Star ... of
fiction, most of which revolved around a new breed of American woman - the
young, ... novel - "The Beautiful and the Damned" a year after they were married.
... some to the army during World War II to be painted over and used as canvas.