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The Decade of 1980-1989

Price: $49.95
Order Number: 795.0009
Format : DVD

The 1980s was the decade of the “me” generation of status seekers. The spendthrift 80s also saw the rise of AIDS.

Geraldine Ferraro was the first woman presidential candidate and Jesse Jackson was the first black candidate. Jimmy Carter was out and Ronald Reagan was in. Nancy Reagan said “just say no to drugs” and newly elected President Bush called for a “kinder, gentler nation.”

The Berlin Wall fell in 1989 and the Cold War was beginning to thaw.

This episode has two DVDs. One provides a linear play format and the other an indexed format. The indexed format is ideal for students preparing video reports.

Rights granted with purchase include: a) life of media audiovisual use, b) public performance, c) campus or building closed circuit and digital/video-on-demand transmission.

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Ideal for Grades: 9 -12
Duration: 55 minutes
Closed Captioned
© 1999 Passport Productions
Series #795

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