production of ammunition
the assembly line and mass production became part of the rhetoric of America's strength in WWII
tank production
wartime production required flexibility, which was hard with the assembly line
how people felt about the assembly line seems to have had more to do with the economy than the assembly line

after the war many European countries saw the US as a model for reconstruction
Marshall Plan spend half its funding on industrial goods
how to prevent the growth of communism?

Even with high wages workers disliked assembly line workmarshall plan

mass production as the engine of democracy??
or did it take away individuality?

ideas about the assembly line: