Early Cold war East Asia

Early Cold war East Asia - need of a confident leader and...

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Jennifer Johnson August 29, 2010 Axia College, University of Phoenix Early Cold War U.S. Relations in East Asia
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Korean War Breaks Out 1949 Communist triumph proclaimed in China Communist influence extended in Asia North of the 38 th parallel in Korea occupied by the Russians South of the 38 th parallel occupied by Americans
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Invasion of South Korea
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Effects of the Korean War Korea was devastated during the war, particularly North Korea China was protected by a buffer state, North Korea, in her northeast China and the Soviet Union became close allies after the war the western nations had given military assistance to the United Nations to fight against aggression and the authority of the United Nations was upheld.
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Political Climate of the 1950’s Americans feared war and communism making them susceptible to marketing schemes and political propaganda. Americans were in
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Unformatted text preview: need of a confident leader and Joseph McCarthy new this, so along came McCarthyism and a successful campaign for Joseph McCarthy. McCarthyism sets the Climate The fear of communism ignites Joseph McCarthy uses communism fear for his enormous political agenda Americans begin worrying about the possibility of communism taking root in the U.S. Fear becomes known as the Red Scare Infringement of Civil Right on Americans is impacted by McCarthyism New laws require to take an oath of government loyalty References Chung, TK. (2007). Cold War 1945-1960. TheCoener.org. Retrieved August 28, 2010 from: http://www.funfront.net/hist/europe/coldwar.htm Simkin, John. (2003). McCarthyism. Spartacus Educational. Retrieved August 11, 2010 from: http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAmccarthy ism.htm...
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