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a rivalry after WW! betewen the Soviet Union and its satellites and the democratic countries in the Western world under the leadership of the United States. The period between 1945-1991 is characterized by intense economic, political, military, and ideological rivalry between nations, short of military conflict.
economic/political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state
political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class war and leading to a society in which all property is publicly owned and each person works and is paid accordingly to their abilities and needs
USSR is responsible for Cold War
Herbert Feis: Soviet aggression is responsible, Roosevelt was too soft in allowing for Soviet demands at Yalta
George Kennar: USSR was a ruthless agressor
Gor Alpesowitz: atomic bomb was the first move on the Cold War...Japan was already defeated so we did it solely to intimidate the Soviets (Atomic Diplomacy)
misconceptions played an important part at the start...they overestimated the strength and threat
Henry Kissinger: USSR motives not based on ideology but a continuum of long history
-United Nations is set up to replace the failed LON
-Germany was to be divided into zones
-free elections would be allowed in the states and eastern Europe
-Stalin promised to join the war AGAINST Japan on condition that Russia would be given their own conditional agreement
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