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Write a short paragraph about what you already knew about the topic you selected prior to this course, based on your personal history or experiences. I know that International Relations suffered between American and Japanese cultures as aresult of the dropping of the atomic bombs. After the war ended, both nations had to repair theircountries. Since there was so much damage as a result of the bombings The United States choseto help rebuild Japan. Years later this act, among others, helped in repairing their relationship andtoday the United States considers Japan one of its closest allies. I chose this as my research topicbecause I do not really know anything else about the International Relations between Japaneseand American Civilians and I would like to lean more. Part ISelect a research topic area for Project 1 based on which of the following areas interests you the most. You will explore the selected topic a little later in this theme.Scientific and Technological AdvancesGovernment and Domestic PolicyMilitary StrategyInternational Relations and Japanese and American CiviliansX
Part IINow that you have identified your topic and described what you already know about the topic, what questions do you still have about the topic that you would like to know? By filling out the information requested in these text boxes, you will get a head start on Project1 due at the end of this theme. You will be able to download and save this information in aWord document that you can reference for your Project 1 submission.Identify one question about the topic you are curious about.How did president Truman decide to use the atomic bombs, and did he understand the consequences it would have on international relations?Describe why this questionmatters to you personally.