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DBQ Planning Sheet Name: Justin Lee Prompt: To a greater or lesser extent, three factors were involved in explaining U.S. response to Japanese and German aggression: (a) economics, (b) national security , and (c) democratic values.” Drawing upon the documents that follow as well as your knowledge of hi story, write an essay analyzing to what extent these factors influenced foreign policy from 1937 through 1941. For each document, figure out at least ONE of the following (You don’t have to do all four for one document, but you should d o all four between the documents.) Author’s Purpose, Intended Audience, Context, Point of View Doc: Advertisement, New York Times, June 10, 1940 Doc: Wendell Willkie, Acceptance Speech at the Republican National Convention, August 17, 1940 Doc: Adapted from Gilbert C. Fite, Jim E. Reese, An Economic History of the United States, 1959 This advertisement states what is at stake with the battles in Europe and the power of the Nazis. It goes into depth about how a Nazi controlled world would be under the law of jungle and more importantly, that democracy would be gone. Hitler, leading the Germans, had already been showing dominance and had no signs of slowing down. This shows that democratic values were greatly involved in the response from the US to Japanese and German aggression. The primary objective at focus is

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