TITLE

Falling walls, rising dreams

AUTHOR(S)
Barone, Michael; Geier, Thom
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, 60th anniversary p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at America during the 1980s, concentrating on events that took place during 1983. Unpredicted economic growth during the decade; An efflorescence of information outlets produced by high technology; Ronald Reagan's tax cuts that went into effect on January 1, 1983; 1983 start of a period when most new jobs went to women; The Carnegie Foundation's `Nation at Risk' report of 1983; AIDS first identified in 1981. INSET: The wall came tumbling down..
ACCESSION #
9310207550

 

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