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8 edition of The Cold War and After found in the catalog.

The Cold War and After

Capitalism, Revolution and Superpower Politics (Critical Introductions to World Politics)

by Richard Saull

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Pluto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Political ideologies,
  • World history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • USA,
  • International Relations - General,
  • International Relations - Diplomacy,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7955563M
    ISBN 100745320945
    ISBN 109780745320946

    The Red Ghost was, you guessed it, yet another Soviet spy. Nixon and the House Un-American Activities Committee led the earliest Red hunts for Communists in the government, which culminated with the prosecution of federal employee Alger Hiss and the executions of suspected spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg. However, the relationship between the two nations was a tense one. Fast self-published his book and made it a bestseller.

    Bill, which helped returning veterans buy homes and go back to school. Historians Justus D. But since we're in Seussland, let's think about what Dr. He's a general—remember the fancy hat—and because this is a kids' book, it's best to use him to stands in for the entire army, instead of complicating things with too many characters.

    In particular, American officials encouraged the development of atomic weapons like the ones that had ended World War II. Suspicion and mistrust had defined U. Konev of the Soviet Union. Tragically, Kennedy was assassinated in latejust as tensions were rising in Vietnam—which would prove to be the next, and most costly, theater of the Cold War. Often overlooked in discussions of poverty and violence in Africa is the fact that many of the challenges facing the continent today are rooted in colonial political and economic practices, in Cold War alliances, and in attempts by outsiders to influence African political and economic systems during the decolonization and postindependence periods. Just as with Superman and Wonder Woman, the origins and earliest adventures of the most famous Marvel superheroes are often just as deeply enmeshed in the politics of their era.


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McCarthyism First-term Wisconsin Republican senator Joseph McCarthy, meanwhile, exploded onto the national political scene inwhen he accused more than federal employees of being Communists. Khrushchev ended the terrifying Cuban missile The Cold War and After book when he agreed to remove the missiles in exchange for an end to the blockade.

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Still a conservative, though, Eisenhower refused to endorse the blossoming civil rights movement and signed the Landrum-Griffin Act, also known as the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act, in the wake of numerous AFL-CIO labor union scandals in the mids. Elizabeth Schmidt is professor emeritus of history at Loyola University Maryland.

It is a work of synthesis rather than of research, but White has a sharp eye for the telling anecdote — for the absurd as well as the fearful. The agency was everywhere in the world of letters. Along with Vice President Richard M. In particular, American officials encouraged the development of atomic weapons like the ones that had ended World War II.

He was executed in the Lubyanka prison in US government agencies also feared the subversive effects of fiction. Lawson, American Historical Review "Dudziak marvelously frames her discussion of the US civil rights movement in the international and Cold War context in such a way that raises, discusses, and illuminates larger issues that help us to understand how the struggle for human rights proceeds.

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The average national income doubled during the s and then doubled again the following decade, primarily due to continued defense spending and to the Montgomery G. But by the end of the story, it towers above the young Yook and his gramps.

Although conflicts in Africa emerged from local issues, external political and military interventions altered their dynamics and rendered them more lethal. It also provides food for thought on the post-Cold War era. Reviews 19 Inan African-American handyman named Jimmy Wilson was sentenced to die in Alabama for stealing two dollars.

It failed everywhere; it was crushed when it tried to start revolutions in Germany, Bavaria, and Hungary. In such a hostile atmosphere, no single party was entirely to blame for the Cold War; in fact, some historians believe it was inevitable.

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