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  • Trends
  • “Op Art” and “Pop Art”
  • Hippies
  • Dances
  • “funky chicken”, “grinder”, twist

The 70’s

History

  • Idi Amin becomes President of Uganda.
  • Swiss women allowed to vote for the first time.
  • The Vietnam war rages on and eventually ends.
  • Bobby Fischer becomes the first American world chess champion.
  • The Olympics are held in Munich.
  • President Nixon of the United States resigns after the Watergate scandal.
  • Civil war breaks out in Beirut between Muslim and Christian militias, and in Angola between rival “liberation” fighters.
  • Elvis dies.
  • South African political activist, Steve Biko, is found dying in his police cell after five days of interrogation.
  • The first test tube baby is born.
  • Bishop Abel Muzorewa becomes the first black Prime Minister of Zimbabwe.

Entertainment

  • Movie Stars of the 70’s
  • John Travolta, Harrison Ford, Gene Hackman, Jack Nicholson, Jane Fonda, Liza Minnelli, Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Al Pacino, Robert de Niro, Barbara Streisand, Faye Dunaway, Sylvester Stallone, Jodie Foster, Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Sally Field, Cher, Meryl Streep.
  • Movies of the 70’s
  • Airport, MASH, Fiddler on the Roof, The French Connection, The Godfather ll, Cabaret, American Graffiti, The Exorcist, The Sting, Paper Moon, Chinatown, The Towering Inferno, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Jaws, Rocky, Annie Hall, Star Wars, Saturday Night Fever, The Deer Hunter, All That Jazz, Apocalypse Now.
  • Pop Stars of the 70’s
  • Bee Gee’s, The Jacksons, Earth Wind and Fire, Abba, David Bowie, Marc Bolan, T-Rex, Gary Glitter, Rod Stewart, Suzi Quatro, Elton John, Slade, Bay City Rollers, The Osmonds, David Essex, David Cassidy, Sex Pistols, The Clash, Queen, Beach Boys.
  • Hits of the 70’s
  • Never can say Goodbye, Saturday Night Fever, YMCA, Waterloo, Ballroom Blitz, Yesterday, Bohemian Rhapsody, Surfin’ Safari, Crocodile Rock, Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, Tie a yellow ribbon round the old oak tree, Yesterday, Daniel.
  • Fashion
  • Bellbottoms, “punk”, crochet tops and coats, long hair for men, long skirts for women, patterns, white suits for men, jump suits, platforms.
  • Trends
  • Disco
  • Glam Rock
  • Punk
  • Pop
  • Dances
  • Disco

Exercise 2: class discussion

  • After the presentations have been delivered, have a class discussion with the learners about the differences and similarities of these periods.
  • Discuss the influences of history and world events on the style of social dance in the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s.
  • Discuss the influence of music on the dance styles.
  • Discuss the different factors that influence and affect dance in our culture.
  • Have them think about today’s style of social dance and ask them if they can predict how dance will evolve in the future.

Assessment

Learning Outcome(LOs)
LO 2
REFLECTIONThe learner will be able to reflect critically and creatively on artistic and cultural processes, product and styles in past and present contexts.
Assessment Standards(ASe)
We know this when the learner:
COMPOSITE
2.3 analyses how cultures affect one another and undergo change;
2.4 discusses the role of technology over time in shaping processes and products in drama, dance, music and art;
2.5 discusses and interprets concepts of power, control and dominance in mass media and popular culture;
DANCE
2.7 reflects on and compares how social dances reflect their time;

Questions & Answers

what are the products of Nano chemistry?
Maira Reply
There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
learn
Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
learn
Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
Hafiz Reply
Application of nanotechnology in medicine
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
yes that's correct
Professor
I think
Professor
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
LITNING Reply
what is a peer
LITNING Reply
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
LITNING Reply
What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
Anam
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
Anam
Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
Hafiz
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
Renato
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
?
Kyle
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
Adin
why?
Adin
what school?
Kyle
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
Joe
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
research.net
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sciencedirect big data base
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