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21c++-+The+Cold+War - Origins of the Cold War I. Post-War...

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Origins of the Cold War I. Post-War Challenges A. Europe 1. Yalta Conference B. Colonies C. Germany and Japan I. Post-War Approaches A. Truman Doctrine B. Marshall Plan C. United States and USSR D. War Stories I. Outbreak of Hostilities A. Perceived Threats 1. Berlin Wall 2. NATO and Warsaw Pact B. Military Threats C. Conspiracy 1. NSC 68 D. Mutually Assured Destruction IV. Three Worlds A. First World B. Second World C. Third World V. South Africa
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Yalta Conference (1945)
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Truman Doctrine March 12, 1947 “One of the primary objectives of the foreign policy of the United States is the creation of conditions in which we and other nations will be able to work out a way of life free from coercion. This was a fundamental issue in the war with Germany and Japan. Our victory was won over countries which sought to impose their will, and their way of life, upon other nations.” “I believe that our help should be primarily through economic and financial aid which is essential to economic stability and orderly political processes.”
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This note was uploaded on 09/14/2008 for the course HIST 21C taught by Professor Pomerantz during the Summer '08 term at UC Irvine.

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