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MAKERS: WOMEN WHO MAKE AMERICA

Awakenings

  • Aired: 02/26/2013
  • 04:54
  • Rating: NR
During the 1950s women were expected to get married, have children and live happily in the suburbs. Advertising and television perpetuated this ideal of women. Jobs were usually low paying and dead ended.
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For the women of the 1950s the societal norm was to get married before college was over
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