History: contradictions of the 1920s
The 1920s was a decade full of contradiction. It was a time of optimism, youth and prosperity. However, it also saw a growing conservative trend, isolation and intolerance.
In a 3-page essay, explain two of these contradictions and how they contributed to the development of America in the 1920s and beyond. Use at least three sources including one referenced journal article.
The introductory paragraph should include a thesis statement.