What Is The Role Of Women In The 1920s

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War and revolutions demonstrated the centrality of the masses to modern life. With the collapse of autocratic governments from China to Germany, the sense of democratic potential based on mass participation grew. The condition of women came to symbolize the strength of the masses, which was reflected in the extension of the vote to many Western women during the 1920s. Modernizing the economy, while modern technology provided mass entertainment and news across the globe. For example, during the war, Japanese output of industrial goods such as ships and mental grew some 40 percent because the Western powers outsourced their wartime needs for such products. As Japan took shipping, financial, and other business from Britain and France, its prosperity

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