1970s in Britain

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1970s in Britain by Mind Map: 1970s in Britain

1. MUSIC

1.1. Mainstream music : DISCO music

1.2. Underground music : PUNK, HARD ROCKmusic

1.2.1. "God Saves The Queen" is a famous album from the SEX PISTOLS

1.2.2. The clash's first album came out in 1977

1.2.3. Punk music fans started dressing in punk fashion

2. ECONOMY

2.1. Miner's crisis

2.2. Discovery of OIL in Northern Sea

2.3. INFLATION

2.3.1. Rising prices - houses, house-hold commodity

2.4. Economic recession : high unemployment

2.5. Social movements : strikes

2.5.1. lorry-drivers, garbage collectors, petrol tankers

2.5.1.1. Labour unions demanded higher pay rises

3. POLITICS

3.1. Politics : tension Northern Ireland

3.2. Governments

3.2.1. Labour : Harold Wilson (1974) and James Callaghan (1976)

3.2.2. Conservatives : Edward Heath (1970) and Margaret Thatcher (1970)

4. FASHION

4.1. Hairstyle

4.1.1. MOHAWK HAIRCUT

4.1.2. AFRO-STYLE haircut

4.2. Clothes : BELL-BOTTOM PANTS

4.2.1. Bell-bottom pants

4.2.2. Punk wear : leather jackets, safety pins, lavatory chains, dog-collars

4.3. Shoes : platform shoes for the disco fashion and Dock-martins for punks