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Unformatted text preview: Imperialistic expansion o Britain o France o Spain • Religious reasons o Pakistan and India o Religious war o 30 year war (west Phalia) o Israel and Palestine • Security • Ideological War o Vietnam US didn’t go for financial reasons US believed in the Domino effect • One country after another will fall to communism 5 presidents • Truman • Kennedy • Johnson (sent the most troops) • Nixon o Korea Divided in 2 after WWII North was communist o US fought against the spread of communism o Afghanistan • Iraq war of 1991 o US got involved mostly for economic reasons • Succession in Nigeria, Afran war. • • Ethnic Cleansing o Bosnia/ Kosovo Milosevic • Died before o Rwanda o Darfur o Cambodia Stalin’s non aggression pact • Paranoid • Killed many • Sent many to Siberia •...
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This note was uploaded on 06/04/2008 for the course GPS 136 taught by Professor Nash during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.
- Spring '08