week 8 capstone Post Cold War

week 8 capstone Post Cold War - The United States, through...

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At the end of the Cold War, the United States reasserted their status as the only remaining superpower by acting as a mediating party for disputes stemming from the instability following the collapse of the Soviet Union. The U.S. gave financial and moral support to the new nations developed as a result of the changing geopolitical environment. Most significantly, the U.S. provided a model of actable, yet flexible form of government, and offered help for those new governments seeking to design a workable Constitution modeled upon the principles of our own.
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Unformatted text preview: The United States, through private industry, invested capital and infrastructure to help new nations gain and maintain economic stability. Invested capital and infrastructure helped in maintaining political stability. As a matter of foreign policy, the end of the Cold War allowed the United States to bend more of their international efforts toward non-cold war trouble spots. New initiatives for Middle East peace were attempted, and more attention was paid by the United States to internal strife in Africa....
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This note was uploaded on 12/12/2010 for the course HIS 135 taught by Professor Runyon during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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