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  70s Disco Fashion, Mini Dress, Maxi, Platform Soled Shoes
In contrast to the reveal all mini, a woman would suddenly confound men by completely covering her legs and retort that mini dresses were an exploitation, rather than a liberation of women.
The lower sleeves became fuller and fuller so that by the late 1970s they were similar to Victorian engageantes.
By the 1970s the disco scene was huge and performance dancing was popular with variations of the shake still around with Jazz tap as the new energy.
www.fashion-era.com /1970s.htm   (3262 words)

  
  Compensation in the 1970s
Partly reflecting an oil embargo in 1973 and disruptions to the oil supply in 1979, the economy in the 1970s experienced periods of inflation, recession, and high unemployment.
During the 1970s, there were some important legislative and legal changes affecting compensation and workplace issues.
During the 1970s, BLS also developed a comprehensive training program, instituted a new quality measurement program, and conducted additional research to review and improve occupational definitions used in the survey.
www.bls.gov /opub/cwc/cm20030124ar05p1.htm   (1445 words)

  
  1970s - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the 1970s, in western countries and especially so in major urban centers, gay and lesbian people came out of the closet as never before (even as many others remained closeted) and a vocal and visible gay-rights movement coalesced in an unprecedented way.
This was reflected in the corporate culture of the 1970s, where the hierarchy between supervisor and subordinates became increasingly flat.
However towards the very end of the 1970s, especially after the steep rise in land prices in urban areas and the decline in employment security, the heroines were seen more often as saree-women striving to have a prosperous middle class family especially heroines like Jayaprada and Hema Malini.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1970s   (10943 words)

  
 1970s in film - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Movies in the 1970s came in a wide variety, as the socially-conscious young directors that emerged in the late '60s grew in different directions, influenced by music, literature, and the nature of crime and war.
Blaxploitation films were also created and peaked during the 1970s.
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en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1970s_in_film   (266 words)

  
 100 Years of Advances Against Cancer - 1970s - National Cancer Institute
Statistical methods are developed to control simultaneously for several factors in the analysis of studies and to quantify cancer risks (1970s and 1980s).
Statistical methods for genetics are developed to define modes of inheritance, localize genes, and evaluate gene-environment interactions in cancer risk (1970s through 1990s).
Precursor lesions are linked to several forms of cancer, for example, "dysplastic nevi" to melanoma (late 1970s and early 1980s).
www.cancer.gov /newscenter/1970   (566 words)

  
 1970s
During the 1970s hard economic conditions - including high inflation in the wake of the 1973 oil crisis - leads to flat sales.
The growth of large retailers including supermarkets also starts a shift in negotiating power away from manufacturers.
But while Unilever continues to diversify in the 1970s, it stops expanding along the supply chain as third party suppliers become larger and better equipped to take over non-core tasks.
www.unilever.com /ourcompany/aboutunilever/history/1970s.asp   (284 words)

  
 FRBSF: Economic Letter - The Shadow of the Great Depression and the Inflation of the 1970s (5/1/98)
Only after the experiences of the 1970s were policymakers persuaded that the minimum sustainable rate of unemployment attainable by macroeconomic policy was relatively high, and that the costs-at least the political costs-of even moderately high one-digit inflation were high as well.
The contribution of bad luck during the 1970s is less than the contribution of the situation at the start of the decade.
Only after the experiences of the 1970s were policymakers persuaded that the flaws and frictions in American labor markets made it unwise to try to use stimulative macroeconomic policies to push the unemployment rate down to a very low level and to hold it there.
www.frbsf.org /econrsrch/wklyltr/wklyltr98/el98-14.html   (1785 words)

  
 The 1970s and America's Crisis of Confidence
For many Americans, the 1970s became a decade of transition--marked by confusion, frustration, and an overwhelming feeling that America had lost its direction, as if the very future of the "American experiment" and the "American Dream" might be in question.
In the 1970s, Americans were faced with unresolved conflict and problems that challenged the very heart of the post-war liberal consensus; they faced economic stagnation and recession, increasing poverty, decline in their standards of living, fears that the American Dream was becoming harder and harder to achieve, and bitter divisions over America's fundamental cultural values.
The real tragedy of the 1970s was that because Americans had increasingly lost their faith in their government, they did not trust or believe that their government could solve these problems.
www.colorado.edu /AmStudies/lewis/2010/anxiety.htm   (2197 words)

  
 Darcy's Korean Film Page - 1970s
Looking back now on the films of the 1970s, we see a large number of uninteresting genre and propoganda films that were made just to please the regime.
These are some reviews of the features released from the 1970s that have generated the most discussion and interest among film critics and/or the general public.
Surely it could not have been included on the film's release print back in the 1970s, but the scene remains intact on the surviving negative and so it is available to modern audiences.
www.koreanfilm.org /kfilm70s.html   (2740 words)

  
 Writers born in the 1970s stimulate debate
The title they use to refer to these young writers is simply, "Writers Born in the 1970s." The presence of this group has drawn a lot of media and literary critics' attention.
For one thing, people born in the 1970s, especially in the early part of the decade, belong to a generation that has seen dramatic changes.
Most of the people born in the 1970s are either the only child of their family, or the youngest one, who traditionally receives more parental protection than their elder siblings.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2004-10/20/content_384079.htm   (1396 words)

  
 Greatest Space Events of the 20th Century: The 70s
By the early 1970s, the Soviet Union was forced to abandon its efforts to send people to the moon.
Mars was the target of the Mariner 9 spacecraft, which began mapping the planet from orbit in 1971.
But in the 1970s, Venus was the only truly successful target for Soviet planetary missions.
www.space.com /news/spacehistory/greatest_70s_991230.html   (1964 words)

  
 Decade in a Box: 1970s quiz -- free game
The Major Leagues saw 29 deaths in the 1970s.
The 1970s saw the first pitcher in history win a Cy Young award in both leagues.
Which 1970s team unfortunately had the bragging rights to the biggest losing season in the decade?
www.funtrivia.com /playquiz.cfm?qid=223235   (178 words)

  
 UFO HBCCUFO.org / Reports
Another strange thing was that it is reported that the military paid the two men who were taken aboard this craft and the military kept the men for testing and questioning for approximately two weeks before they were released.
In the distance (10 miles) I could see the outline of a mountain range against the sky dead ahead, on top of the mountain was a flashing light which at the time I thought must have been some kind of beacon to warn aircraft.
And one night year later in Lethbridge late October I was about to see something truly unbelievable dozens of what appeared to be stars began to change their positions very fast in the night sky they stopped on a dime and move very fast to other positions in different formations.
www.hbccufo.org /modules.php?name=News&file=categories&op=newindex&catid=12   (7316 words)

  
 1970s Flashback 1970 - 1979
1970s Flashback is the place to get re-connected with all the Great things from the 70s.
Make a selection from the Categories on the left and you will be on your way.
Select different years from the 1970s at the top of the screen.
www.1970sflashback.com   (90 words)

  
 Purchase 1970s Movie Posters at CTF
The 1970s brought a decade of cinema that was not only controversial, but also revolutionary, especially in the way of special effects.
In addition to 1970s movie posters, browse our other decades including the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s.
Showcasing some of the hottest films and film categories, the movie poster galleries section puts movies on the runway for a chance to let them show their style.
www.movie-o.com /posters_1970s.htm   (197 words)

  
 BBC - h2g2 - The 1970s
The 1970s was a decade of technolgical innovation, it was the snowflake that started the avalanche of the '80s and '90s.
The '70s saw the advent of computer systems which could be accessed at any time from several terminals all over a university, and which would print responses back on a teleprinter - similar to the ones you used to see giving the football results on TV on a Saturday night.
The 1970s was a turning point in domestic and International economy.
www.bbc.co.uk /dna/h2g2/A319619   (1201 words)

  
 1970s,california - TV.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Wilsonart Laminate - The Statement: 1970s
During the 1970s, the Interior Designer emerged as an accredited professional.
Real aluminum and copper foils were laminated and embossed to a phenolic core making metal surfaces as easy to install as a sheet of laminate.
Another interesting 1970s phenomenon was the emergence of the "Specialty Laminate Product Type." These included Gametops, Nautical Maps, Road Maps (which were installed in the new model RV’s for an eager public who was going to drive around America in celebration of the Bi-Centennial in 1976) and Administrative maps and planners of all types.
www.wilsonart.com /design/statement/viewarticle.asp?articleid=224   (344 words)

  
 1970s Baby Names - 1970s Names
Adam, Benjamin and Troy are popular 1970s baby names.
Arlo, Keir, Nixon, Tavaris, Welby and Woodstock are uncommon 1970s baby names.
Please click on each of these 1970s names for more details, or search for "1970s" for girls.
www.thinkbabynames.com /search/1/1970s   (83 words)

  
 1970s
The 1970s were a time to party and have fun.
The outfit was based on a Hollywood Glamour Outfit worn by some unknown acter of the 1970s.
This doll is believed to be a true representation of the majority of the 1970s decade.
www.finitesite.com /ibdclu/FashionDecadeSeries/1970s/1970s.html   (233 words)

  
 1970s Baseball quiz -- free game
What is the name of the catcher who wore number 5, and was said to have transformed the defensive art of catching?
His nickname was 'The Spaceman.' His first lob ball pitch struck out Tony Perez during the 1975 world series.
This Chicago Cub won a batting title as a first baseman and finished his career with the Red Sox, with stops along the way at other places including Kansas City.
www.funtrivia.com /playquiz.cfm?qid=39297   (355 words)

  
 Purchase 1970s Movie Posters at CTF
The 1970s brought a decade of cinema that was not only controversial, but also revolutionary, especially in the way of special effects.
In addition to 1970s movie posters, browse our other decades including the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s.
Showcasing some of the hottest films and film categories, the movie poster galleries section puts movies on the runway for a chance to let them show their style.
www.chasingthefrog.com /posters_1970s.htm   (197 words)

  
 1970s
The 1970s were marked by a tremendous rise in aircraft hijackings across the globe.
ALPA lobbied tirelessly for stiffer penalties for hijackers, and, in 1972, announced its plan for a “suspension of service” to all countries that aided aircraft hijackers.
The FAA then backs down from its original proposal and issues a rule that a waiver of disciplinary action would be available only if a reporter has not been found guilty of violating a federal aviation regulation within the preceding 5 years.
www.alpa.org /alpa/DesktopModules/ViewDocument.aspx?DocumentID=324   (942 words)

  
 1970s Fads Encyclopedia Article @ AlienArtifacts.com (Alien Artifacts)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This page contains quite a lot of relevant information about 1970s fads.
In the 1970s, Hiroshi Sugimoto began photographing empty movie palaces and drive-ins...
More 1970s Fads Page Titles on this Site
www.alienartifacts.com /encyclopedia/Category:1970s_fads   (115 words)

  
 1970s   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the late 1970s, Mick Moloney recorded Reavy, who was then in his late 70s, playing some of his favorite selections from his vast collection of melodies.
Light Through the Leaves is a collection of recordings made by Mick Moloney of Irish-American musicians playing these instruments in the late 1970s.
The performers include musicians who were born in America such as pipers Tim Britton and Bill Ochs, flautists Mark Roberts and Richard Hughes, and tin whistle player Larry McCullough, and Irish-born immigrants like piper Al Purcell and flautists Noel Rice and Mike Rafferty.
music.mysic.ca /1970s?p=9   (777 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Europe | German 1970s 'radicals' surrender
Two suspected members of a left-wing German group that carried out attacks in the 1970s and 1980s have surrendered to police, German officials say.
The unidentified members of the Revolutionary Cells (RZ) are said to be a man and a woman, both aged 58.
The RZ emerged in the early 1970s from Germany's radical scene, which also gave birth to the better-known Red Army Faction (RAF).
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/europe/6330213.stm   (222 words)

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