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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Popular_culture

From the end of World War II, following major cultural and social changes brought by mass media innovations, the meaning of popular culture began to overlap with those of mass culture, media culture, image culture, consumer culture, and culture for mass consumption. Social and ...

www.historynet.com/pop-culture-history-from-ancient-times-to-today.htm

Apr 14, 2010 ... Words like “vapid,” “transient” and “shallow” may flash through their minds. Despite its much-maligned image, popular culture, or “pop” culture as it is more commonly known, is a vital component in the story of humanity. For that reason, pop culture history warrants exploration. Besides, it's fun to talk about.

www.historytoday.com/dai-smith/what-history-popular-culture-iv

Twenty-five years ago 'popular culture' was something you popped into a new- fangled holdall bag labelled 'Social History'. Nowadays it threatens to emulate its early protector by evolving into a separate discipline to be studied with the help of such stern interlocutors as the sisters Sociology and Semiology. One definition of  ...

www.pop-culture.us

1880 - John Philip Sousa, the first recorded popular music star, became the leader of the United States Marine Band. 1880 - First electric lamp factory was opened by Thomas Edison. 1890 - Yosemite National Park was established by the US Congress. 1891 - Stanford University opened. 1908 - For $825 each, Ford's Model ...

orias.berkeley.edu/resources-teachers/past-k-12-summer-institutes/pop-culture-world-history

Populace and Politics in Ancient Roman Cities Eli Weaverdyck. American citizens have a lot of options for communicating with political leaders. We can vote, write letters, sign petitions, and participate in public demonstrations. Recently, Americans have been telling their leaders that they are angry with the status quo by ...

www.cengage.com/resource_uploads/downloads/0176508651_384888.pdf

Pop Culture Timeline. 1918. World War I ends. 1920. 1922. Founding of the British. Broadcasting Corporation (BBC),. Walt Disney Company formed. 1923 Georg Lukács, History and Class. Consciousness. Founding of Time magazine. 1924. First Winter Olympic Games. 1925. Benito Mussolini becomes dictator of Italy.

www.complex.com/pop-culture/2013/05/the-25-most-tech-memorable-moments-in-pop-culture-history

May 10, 2013 ... Or to see a tech commercial become stuff of legend. And boy, were there a number of unforgettable on and off-screen moments that leave us in an euphoric state of tech nostalgia. So we welcome you on this throwback journey as we breakdown the 25 Most Memorable Tech Moments in Pop Culture History.

www.retrowaste.com/1950s

The 1950s: American Pop Culture History. 1950s. Ahhh, the 1950s: The decade of the baby boomer. Exciting times indeed. Advertisement. The post-war baby boom was just the beginning. Unfortunately, paranoia about Communism made a lot of good people act bad. Racism was rampant in many parts of the country, but  ...

www.vulture.com/2016/10/pop-culture-conspiracy-theories-c-v-r.html

Oct 23, 2016 ... While there were both political and pop-culture conspiracy theories in the 1960s and 1970s — Elvis is still alive, you may have heard — conspiracism as a phenomenon didn't come into full flower until the 1990s. That was thanks to the internet. Message boards and chat rooms of that era gave us the golden ...