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Unformatted text preview: 3. never a declared war iii. Truman Doctrine 1. Support free people any where that are threatened by armed minorities or outside pressures 2. Korea is an example 3. Supported brutal dictators to oppose communism 4. Guatemala ‘54 a. confiscating American property by force b. Arbenz is head dude c. United Fruit Company – main company d. invaded country & supported the armed minority against the Arbenz regime e. kept dictatorship in place to keep communists out b. Competitive Coexistence (1962-1969) i. Cuban Missile Crisis 1. Graham Allison “Essence of Decision” 2. Bobby Kennedy “13 Days” 3. Options a. Invasion – eliminated – cost to much b. Air strike c. Blockade – less forceful d. Do nothing 4. went this way because we are rational 5. and ppl are rational 6....
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- Fall '07