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Stephanie Pham K. Napoleon IB History February 22, 2010 Essay Outline EQ: How did the Vietnam War affect the Cold War? I. Intro a. Time period- 1960s- 1970s b. Thesis: While the Vietnam War was initially a proxy war between the US and other communist powers, it ultimately led to détente because of military, economic, and political repercussions. II. The Vietnam War resulted in détente in the Cold War because of military reasons. a. More than 500, 000 soldiers involved in the war over in Vietnam b. Military disadvantage- Viet Cong/Minh were familiar with jungle and terrain; they also had morale and passion c. Anti war protests and propaganda influenced the public. d. My Lai massacre and Tet Offensive reduced American support for the war e. Ultimately, it led to a reluctance from the public to be involved in further military conflicts in the Third World. **Meant that the US was less likely to become overly involved in international conflicts because they were growing tired of it.
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This note was uploaded on 10/02/2011 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Wormer during the Fall '08 term at Gainesville State.

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