• Cold War and Us Diplomacy
    War Diplomacy When most people think of President Kennedy’s Diplomacy efforts, they will often refer to situations that were resolved using the doctrine of flexible response. This is when the military and White House planners implemented a policy that offered them a range of options to choose from:...
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  • Cold War
    president decided to keep the foreign policy of his predecessor, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and also decided that he could expand upon that foreign policy doctrine. President Kennedy wanted to be able to provide the United States with the flexibility to respond to communist expansion. The President believed that...
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  • The Cold War and U.S. Diplomacy
    After World War II was over, two super powers emerged in a tight bipolar system - the United States and the Soviet Union. The Cold War began in 1947 when the U.S. “openly stated its opposition to Soviet expansion” (Roskin & Berry, 2010, p. 9). However, as the 1960s approached, it was becoming clear that...
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  • The Cuban Missile Crisis
    Contemporary Diplomacy Essay: The Cuban Missile Crisis (1962) During the Cold War, the Soviet Union represented socialism and the USA and its NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation) allies represented capitalism. The world was divided between these ideologies, with United States controlling...
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  • IA Guide
    Assessed Examples Example 1: How significant was Fidel Castro’s role in the Missile Crisis of 1962? 10 11 11 Example 2: To what extent do the film, The Charge of the Light Brigade, and the book, The Charge: The Real Reason Why the Light Brigade Was Lost, agree on the apportioning of blame for...
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  • Cuba
    THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS: A POLITICAL ANALYSIS Nicholas R. Miller Political Science 220B May, 1964 University of California Berkeley Except for the correction of some typographical errors, this “digitally remastered” version is identical to the original seminar paper. (It does incorporate small...
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  • History
    HISTORY Paper 9731/01 International History 1945-2000 General comments The overall performance of candidates was good this year. Several candidates produced excellent scripts which was a testimony to their ability and hard work and to the quality of teaching in their Centres. The quality of performance...
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  • The Historical Investigation
    Assessed Examples Example 1: How significant was Fidel Castro’s role in the Missile Crisis of 1962? 11 11 Example 2: To what extent do the film, The Charge of the Light Brigade, and the book, The Charge: The Real Reason Why the Light Brigade Was Lost, agree on the apportioning of blame for the...
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  • Cold War
    President Kennedy Strayer University John F Kennedy and his Diplomatic Doctrine Introduction The short administration of U.S. President John F. Kennedy (1961-63) was characterized by numerous controversies involving the use of intelligence agencies and specific operations...
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  • Diffusion of the Cold War
    Extended Essay Subject: History The Cuban Missile Crisis and the Cold War To what extent was the Cuban Missile Crisis responsible for diffusing the Cold War by forcing communication between the Soviet Union and the United States? Table of Contents Title Page…………………………………………………………………………...
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  • Karmakar
    Cold War (1962–1979) Cold War (1979–1985) Cold War (1985–1991) Timeline · Conflicts Historiography The Cold War, often dated from 1947–1991, was a sustained state of political and military tension between the powers of the Western world, led by the United States and its NATO allies, and the communist...
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  • The Cold War and U.S. Diplomacy
    that required U.S. diplomatic efforts during President Reagan’s time in office. The situation that required U.S. diplomatic involvement was the Reagan Doctrine. In the 1980 election, Ronald Reagan advocated the elimination of all assistance to the Nicaraguan government. As a candidate, he ran on a...
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  • Leadership on Kennedy
    intelligence .……………………………………………………………7 Conclusion ………………………………………………………………………….…7 References ………………………………………………………………………....…..8 1. Introduction This work’s aim is to show leadership capabilities of great man – John F. Kennedy. He was the 35th President of U.S.A., the youngest and...
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  • Paper Exam 2 History Ib
    1 1. –4– Causes, practices and effects of wars N11/3/HISTX/BP2/ENG/TZ0/XX/M With reference to one war before 1945 and one war after 1945, assess the significance of either air power or naval power in deciding its outcome. Air power can be taken to mean the use of aircraft in a variety of roles...
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  • Cuban Missle
    Tuesday, January 02, 2007 Cuban Missile Crisis Essay Examine the ‘Cuban Missile Crisis’ with particular reference to its origins and conclusions. In my examination of the origins of the ‘Cuban Missile Crisis’ I will primarily explain some history predating the 1959 Cuban Revolution but then investigate...
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  • Cultural Events and U.S Diplomacy
    ("Office of the," 2010).The current President of that time was Harry S. Truman. Truman, asked Congress to support the Greek government against the Communist and to help Turkey because it too had been dependent on British aid. The U.S government was convinced that the Soviet Union supported the Greek Communist...
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  • Cold War-A very short introduction
    6 Kennedy and Khrushchev at the Vienna summit, June 1961 84 US National Archives and Records Administration 7 A medium-range ballistic missile site at San Cristobal, Cuba, October 1962 90 © United States Department of Defense/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston 8 Khrushchev and...
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  • Cuban Missile Crisis
    The Cuban Missile Crisis of October 1962 is generally regarded as the most dangerous moment of the Cold War, one in which the world moved perceptibly close to nuclear conflict between the superpowers. In the period after Fidel Castro's successful revolution in Cuba, 1959, the Americans considered...
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  • The Cold War and U.S. Diplomacy
    the information from his advisers helped form his decisions; his most important adviser being Henry Kissinger (Meiertöns, 2010, p. 143). Kissinger was very knowledgeable when it came to foreign relations. Together, they tried many ways to settle the conflict in Vietnam. It took several years to end...
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  • Files
    Indochina War (1945-1954, Battle of Dien Bien Phu), Vietnam War (1965-1973), Algerian War (France, 1954-1962), Afghan Resistance (1979-1989, Mujahadeen), Cuban Revolution (1957-1959) ← Civil Wars: Spanish Civil War (Francisco Franco, Comintern, Popular Front rebels, loyalists, republicans, nationalists)...
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