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Unit 7: The 70s and Beyond
US HIstory GVC
Terms in this set (10)
The Watergate affair showed that the laws of the United States are superior to the actions of a President.
President Nixon's foreign policy
The goal of President Nixon's foreign policy of detente was to improve relations with the Soviet Union.
Oil Embargo in the 1970s
The impact of the oil embargo in the 1970s led to:
Fuel shortages and higher gas prices
A realization of US dependence on foreigh oil
An interest in developing renewable energy sources
What was one of President Carter's foreigh policy successes?
He helped negotiate a peace treaty between ISRAEL and EGYPT.
What was a major crisis that developed in Iran during the Carter presidency?
A major crisis that developed in Iran during the Carter presidency was that Iranian students seized the American embassy and took hostages.
Impacts of the end of the Cold War on the US
Decrease in military spending
Establishment of trade with former satellite nations
Allowed US to focus on other regions of the world
Result of terrorism in the United States
Renewed debate between national security over person freedoms
A direct result of the Persian Gulf War (1991)
The United States liberated Kuwait from Iraqi control.
United States foreign policy during the 1990s
The United states foreign policy during the 1990s stressed global involvement
Beginning of the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe
Is most closely associated with the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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