US between 1954-1974?
← Compare and contrast democracy in Japan after 1945 and Australia between 1965-1975
← “Democratic states have allowed pressure groups to have too much influence on their policies.” To what extent do you agree with this statement?
← For what reason and with...
. Foreign affairs rather than domestic issues shaped presidential politics in the Election year 1968. Assess the validity of this statement with specific reference to foreign and domestic issues. (90)
5. Assess the success of the UnitedStatespolicy of containment in Asiabetween1945 and 1975...
policy of containment can be considered a success when considering the occurrences that took place in Europe and Asia.
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The period of time between1945 and 1975 was a time period of fear and anxiety as the cold war...
UnitedStates. Focus your answer on the period 1964 to 1975.
2. Early encounters between American Indians and European colonists led to a variety of relationships among the different cultures. Analyze how the actions taken by BOTH American Indians and European colonists shaped those relationships...
Although the Korean War proved a moderate success for UnitedStates, the tense foreign relations with the Soviet Union and the disaster of the Vietnam war proved the policy of containment in the UnitedStatesbetween1945 and 1975 ultimately unsuccessful.
Since even before the end of World War...
. Assess the validity of this generalization with reference to at least TWO major episodes (for example: treaties, war, proclamations, annexations, etc.) in the foreign policy of the UnitedStatesbetween 1815 and 1910. (80)
23. Both the Mexican War and the Spanish American War were premeditated...
. Assess the success of the UnitedStatespolicy of containment in Asiabetween1945
and 1975. (99)
24. Discuss with respect to Two of the following, the view that the 1960’s represented a
period of profound cultural change.
Education Gender roles
Music Race Relations (00)
power. Its military expansion into eastern Asia and the Pacific Ocean culminated in a surprise attack on the UnitedStates, bringing it into World War II. After having had several years of dramatic military success, Germany was defeated in 1945, having been repelled and invaded by the Soviet Union from...
Was the US policy of ‘Containment’ a success or a failure?
It was in a speech made by the 33rd President of the UnitedStates of America, Harry Truman in which he announced a policy that would undoubtedly shape the way his nation would be looked at for much of the century (or at least the half...
deeply involved in the quagmire of the worst war in history. The Vietnam War escalated. Survival of South Vietnam was primary consideration for Johnson, who had reaffirmed the policy of Kennedy.
The UnitedStates followed a policy of “search and destroy” in between 1965 and 1968. It aimed at...
its success in World War II, the
UnitedStates faced the future with a sense of moral rectitude and material
confidence. From Washington's perspective, the principal threat to U.S.
security and world peace was monolithic, dictatorial communism emanating from he
Soviet Union. Any communist anywhere...
4. Analyze the successes and failures of the UnitedStates Cold War policy of containment as it developed in TWO of the following regions of the world during the period 1945 to 1975.
East and Southeast Asia
detail and attempt to convince readers that the Korean and Vietnam wars and the Malayan emergency were the direct results of Soviet attempts to expand communist rule in Asia and the UnitedStates and their allies’ policy of preventing and containing such moves.
The Korean War
The Japanese occupation...
Answer: Containment was a UnitedStatespolicy using military, economic, and diplomatic strategies to stall the spread of communism, enhance America’s security and influence abroad, and prevent a "domino effect". A component of the Cold War, this policy was a response to a series of moves by...
US History AP
23 April 2010
The Vietnam War
With the end of World War II in 1945, many Americans hoped to head toward an era of prosperity and renewal. However, this was made impossible as the anti-communist tensions of the Cold War between the UnitedStates and the...
Foreign Policy, 1932-1945. 1979
b. Divine, Robert. Roosevelt and World War II. 1969
15 Evaluate the presidency of Dwight Eisenhower.
a. Ambrose, Steven. Eisenhower: The President. 1984
b. Schlesinger, Arthur, Jr. The Cycles of American History. 1986
16 Why did the UnitedStates escalate the War...
the end of the Korean War.
7. Chiang Kai-shek (October 31, 1887 – April 5, 1975) was a political and military leader of 20th-century China.
8. Containment was a UnitedStatespolicy using numerous strategies to prevent the spread of communism abroad. A component of the Cold War, this...
UnitedStates officials moved thereafter to expand containment into Asia, Africa, and Latin America, in order to counter revolutionary nationalist movements, often led by communist parties financed by the USSR, fighting against the restoration of Europe's colonial empires in...
made the US and South Vietnamese forces very unpopular with the peasants.
Kennedy's 'flexible response'
* The UnitedStates rapidly drew up and adopted a new containment strategy after Cold War tensions had reached a dangerous level, known as the 'flexible response'.
* This was based on...
important in the rise and rule of Hitler?
Evaluate the role of the policies of the UnitedStates in the origins of the Cold War between1945 and 1949.
“The Cold War came to an end primarily because of Gorbachev’s changes in Soviet policies.” To what extent do you agree with this statement...