Mapping The zeitgeist
Dear writer, Please Use Nystrom’s framework to map the spirit of the times (1940’s) To sensitize yourself to this concept, map the zeitgeist using the categories of dominant events, ideals, social groups, attitude and technology for the 1940’s decade. Use Nystrom’s 2 elements for observing the zeitgeist as your guide. Please follow and answer the questions below. Please bullet point each topic.
1: Dominating events in 1940’s
A: what were the significant occurrences of the decade? PLEASE MAKE SURE TO INCLUDE; World events, war, death of world leaders. And etc,…
B: what was popular in art, music, entertainment, literature, fashion?
Include: Academy Awards. Emmy’s, Grammy’s NYT best seller list, and etc…
C: what were the discoveries of the decade
D: Were there any accidental events
Ex, Disasters, Accidental discoveries, King tut’s tomb
2: Dominating Technology
A: what technological advances were discovered during the time?
B: what were the impacts of society