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A competition between two nations who want to build more military equipment and weapons than the other.
A society that encourages private ownership of companies aiming to increase their wealth in a free market.
A form of Marxism that calls for a classless society with common ownership and shared decision making
The theory that one country turning communist would lead to all its neighbouring countries turning communist as well
the phrase invented by Churchill to describe the division in Europe between the Western powers and the Soviet Union and its allies
A new policy introduced by Khrushchev, where the USSR would recognise the Western powers and live separately but equally.
Countries that are independently governed but follow the lead of another more powerful country.
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