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chapter 26 Truman & the cold war
Servicemen's readjustment act (GI bill…
baby boom/ suburban growth
Levittown
Sunbelt
range of benefits for WWII veterans
sudden increase of men coming home after the war started a se…
Man named William Levitt bought land planned the construction…
Sunbelt "Sunbelt" states from Florida to California w/ warmer…
Servicemen's readjustment act (GI bill…
range of benefits for WWII veterans
baby boom/ suburban growth
sudden increase of men coming home after the war started a se…
68 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War, 1945-1952
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
early marriages
baby boom
suburban growth
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
sign of confidence in post ww2 era resulted in tons of babies
50 million babies between 1945 - 1960 , forced women to once…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
early marriages
sign of confidence in post ww2 era resulted in tons of babies
51 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War
Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944
Why wasn't there a second Great Depres…
What was the baby boom?
Who was William J. Levitt?
Gave the veterans returning home the opportunity to continue…
Consumer demands for housing and automobiles + gov't road-bui…
It's the time period between 1945-1960 when 50 million babies…
He led the development of postwar suburbia by building and pr…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944
Gave the veterans returning home the opportunity to continue…
Why wasn't there a second Great Depres…
Consumer demands for housing and automobiles + gov't road-bui…
68 terms
Newman Chapter 26 Truman and the Cold War
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
early marriages
baby boom
suburban growth
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
One sign of the basic confidence of the postwar era was an ex…
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
Resulted as a desperate need for housing arose following the…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
early marriages
One sign of the basic confidence of the postwar era was an ex…
12 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Cold War
Iron Curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
Term given to the tense and hostile relationship between the…
Metaphor coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to demark the li…
The post- WWII foreign policy strategy that committed the Uni…
President Harry S. Truman's commitment to "support free peopl…
Cold War
Term given to the tense and hostile relationship between the…
Iron Curtain
Metaphor coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to demark the li…
58 terms
APUSH Review Chapter 26 - Truman and the Cold War
Servicemen's Readjustment Act
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Levittown
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
The desperate need for housing after the WWII resulted in a c…
Towns in which houses were built on an assembly line. The hou…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
Baby Boom
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
22 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War, 1945-1952
GI Bill
Baby Boom
Harry Truman
Taft-Hartley Act
AKA Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944; provided support t…
postwar explosion of marriages and births (younger marriages…
33rd president of the US; moderate Democrat who took control…
1947 probusiness act vetoed by Truman as "slave labor" bill b…
GI Bill
AKA Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944; provided support t…
Baby Boom
postwar explosion of marriages and births (younger marriages…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
40 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Dean Acheson
Cold War
Joseph Stalin
Containment
He was an American statesman and lawyer; as United States Sec…
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
Leader of the USSR, in cold war with the United States, wante…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Dean Acheson
He was an American statesman and lawyer; as United States Sec…
Cold War
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
58 terms
Chapter 26 - Truman and the Cold War 1945 1952
Servicemen's Readjustment Act
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Levittown
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
The desperate need for housing after the WWII resulted in a c…
Towns in which houses were built on an assembly line. The hou…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
Baby Boom
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
18 terms
Chapter 26-Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
GI Bill (Servicemen's Readjustment Act…
Baby Boom
Levittown
the Sunbelt
Provided for college or vocational training for returning WWI…
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
In 1947, William Levitt used mass production techniques to bu…
area from Florida to California were the climate was warmer,…
GI Bill (Servicemen's Readjustment Act…
Provided for college or vocational training for returning WWI…
Baby Boom
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Newman Chapter 26, Truman and the Cold War
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
early marriages
baby boom
suburban growth
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
sign of confidence in post ww2 era resulted in tons of babies
A cohort of individuals born in the United States between 194…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 22…
early marriages
sign of confidence in post ww2 era resulted in tons of babies
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
27 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Helen Gahagan Douglas
Richard M. Nixon
Marshall Plan
Cold War
one of only ten representatives in the 435-seat body, and for…
gained national attention for his efforts to expose Communist…
a military buildup and an enormous aid program for Europe
first emerged over clashing Soviet and American interests in…
Helen Gahagan Douglas
one of only ten representatives in the 435-seat body, and for…
Richard M. Nixon
gained national attention for his efforts to expose Communist…
46 terms
Chapter 26 TRUMAN AND THE COLD WAR, 1945-1952
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
baby boom 1945-1960
suburban growth
Sunbelt ppeal
More than half of the veterans GI's (men and women in uniform…
Birth of 50 million babies was a basic sign of confidence of…
High demand for houses resulted in a construction boom. Willi…
Moving became a habit postwar. Warmer climate, lower taxes, a…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
More than half of the veterans GI's (men and women in uniform…
baby boom 1945-1960
Birth of 50 million babies was a basic sign of confidence of…
36 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Dean Acheson
Cold War
Joseph Stalin
Containment
American statesman and lawyer; as Secretary of State during 1…
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
Leader of the USSR, in cold war with the United States, wante…
A U.S. foreign policy in which the US tried to stop the sprea…
Dean Acheson
American statesman and lawyer; as Secretary of State during 1…
Cold War
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
28 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War, 1945-1952
GI Bill
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Rise of the Sunbelt
--Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944... --powerful support fo…
--50 million babies between 1945 and 1960 thanks to confidenc…
--William J. Levitt led in development with promotion of Levi…
warmer climate, lower taxes, economic opportunities in defens…
GI Bill
--Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944... --powerful support fo…
Baby Boom
--50 million babies between 1945 and 1960 thanks to confidenc…
46 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War: 1945-1952
Douglas MacArthur
George Kennan (Citizen X)
Harry Truman
Jiang Jieshi (Chiang Kai-Shek)
-Japan = under sole control of US... -in charge of reconstructio…
-an American advisor, diplomat, political scientist, and hist…
-moderate Democratic senator from Missouri... -replaced FDR's pr…
-head of Nationalist/ Kuomintang party (democratic)... -received…
Douglas MacArthur
-Japan = under sole control of US... -in charge of reconstructio…
George Kennan (Citizen X)
-an American advisor, diplomat, political scientist, and hist…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
40 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Dean Acheson
Cold War
Joseph Stalin
Containment
He was an American statesman and lawyer; as United States Sec…
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
Leader of the USSR, in cold war with the United States, wante…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Dean Acheson
He was an American statesman and lawyer; as United States Sec…
Cold War
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
30 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Harry S Truman
Dean Acheson
Joseph Stalin
Iron Curtain
continuing FDR's New Deal Policies, putting effort into civil…
The undersecretary of state who helped devise the containment…
He led the Soviet Union with an iron fist, using Five-Year Pl…
Metaphor coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to demark the th…
Harry S Truman
continuing FDR's New Deal Policies, putting effort into civil…
Dean Acheson
The undersecretary of state who helped devise the containment…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Construction techniques like those practiced by William Levit…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
40 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Dean Acheson
Cold War
Joseph Stalin
Containment
He was an American statesman and lawyer; as United States Sec…
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
Leader of the USSR, in cold war with the United States, wante…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Dean Acheson
He was an American statesman and lawyer; as United States Sec…
Cold War
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
73 terms
APUSH Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War
Servicemen's Readjustment Act
Early Marriages
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
1944. AKA GI Bill. Supported the transition of 15 million vet…
A sign of confidence in the postwar economy, larger families…
Result of young marriages and larger families due to confiden…
Postwar development led by William J. Levitt, construction bo…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act
1944. AKA GI Bill. Supported the transition of 15 million vet…
Early Marriages
A sign of confidence in the postwar economy, larger families…
11 terms
Chapter 26- cold war politics in the Truman years
Cold War- Why a Cold War?
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan- European Recovery Plan
Berlin Airlift
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
Introduced by Secretary of State George G. Marshall in 1947,…
Joint effort by the US and Britain to fly food and supplies i…
Cold War- Why a Cold War?
a period of political noncooperation after WWII between membe…
Truman Doctrine
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
12 terms
Chapter 26 - Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Term given to the tense and hostile relationship between the…
Metaphor coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to demark the li…
The post-World War II foreign policy strategy that committed…
President Harry S. Truman's commitment to "support free peopl…
Cold War
Term given to the tense and hostile relationship between the…
Iron Curtain
Metaphor coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to demark the li…
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Low interest rates on mortgages that were government-insured…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
50 terms
Truman and the Cold War Chapter 26 1945-1952
the Servicemen's Readjustment Act
a project of 17000 mass produced low p…
Sunbelt States?
what act promoted national economic we…
GI Bill
Levittown Project
Florida to California
Employment Act of 1946
the Servicemen's Readjustment Act
GI Bill
a project of 17000 mass produced low p…
Levittown Project
57 terms
Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War (1945-1952)
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
Sunbelt
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
Construction techniques like those practiced by William Levit…
A trend wherein people moved from the northern and eastern st…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill…
In 1944, the federal government made unprecedented educationa…
Baby Boom
Post-World War II Americans idealized the family. After the w…
18 terms
KENYON - AMSCO Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War, 1945-1952
GI Bill of Rights
Baby Boom
Dr. Benjamin Spock
Sunbelt
This bill provided many benefits to veterans of World War II.…
This term refers to people born between 1946 and 1964. Family…
He influenced generations of parents who reared the children…
This region in the United States stretches across the souther…
GI Bill of Rights
This bill provided many benefits to veterans of World War II.…
Baby Boom
This term refers to people born between 1946 and 1964. Family…
18 terms
AMSCO Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War, 1945-1952
GI Bill of Rights
Baby Boom
Dr. Benjamin Spock
Sunbelt
This bill provided many benefits to veterans of World War II.…
This term refers to people born between 1946 and 1964. Family…
He influenced generations of parents who reared the children…
This region in the United States stretches across the souther…
GI Bill of Rights
This bill provided many benefits to veterans of World War II.…
Baby Boom
This term refers to people born between 1946 and 1964. Family…
18 terms
U.S History Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War
GI Bill (Servicemen's Readjustment Act…
Baby Boom
Levittown
The Sunbelt
Date: 1944... Cause: Veterans returning from WWII.... What: Paid fo…
Date: 945-1960... Cause: Younger marriages and larger families.…
Date: Postwar era ... Cause: Low interest rates on mortgages. ... W…
Date: Postwar era... Cause: Warmer climate, lower taxes, and eco…
GI Bill (Servicemen's Readjustment Act…
Date: 1944... Cause: Veterans returning from WWII.... What: Paid fo…
Baby Boom
Date: 945-1960... Cause: Younger marriages and larger families.…
17 terms
AMSCO - Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War, 1945-1952
GI Bill of Rights
Employment Act of 1946
Twenty-Second Amendment
Taft-Hartley Act (1957)
Also known as Servicemen's Readjustment Act, men and women wh…
Created the Council of Economic Advisers to counsel both the…
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
Outlawed the closed shop (contract requiring workers to join…
GI Bill of Rights
Also known as Servicemen's Readjustment Act, men and women wh…
Employment Act of 1946
Created the Council of Economic Advisers to counsel both the…
18 terms
AP US History Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War 1945-1952
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Inflation
Civil Rights
Dixiecrats/States' Rights
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
Truman asked Congress to continue price controls, OPA relaxed…
Truman was first modern president to use powers of office to…
Southern Democrats who bolted in reaction to Truman's support…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
Inflation
Truman asked Congress to continue price controls, OPA relaxed…
12 terms
US History Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years
Cold War
iron curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
Term given to the tense and hostile relationship between the…
Metaphor coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to demarcate the…
The post-World War II foreign policy strategy that committed…
President Harry Truman's commitment to "support free peoples…
Cold War
Term given to the tense and hostile relationship between the…
iron curtain
Metaphor coined by Winston Churchill in 1946 to demarcate the…
78 terms
AP US History Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War 1945-1952
Postwar America
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
explosion in marriages and births, 50 million babies entering…
prefabricated houses, Levittowns, low interest rates on mortg…
Postwar America
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
23 terms
Chapter 26: Cold War Politics in the Truman Years (1945-1953)
"An Iron Curtain has descended from th…
Cold War
Why a Cold War?
Communism
Winston Churchill said this in a speech delivered in Missouri…
A conflict that was between the capitalist US and the communi…
Russians & isolationism caused conflict in Soviet Union along…
A political system in which the government owns all property…
"An Iron Curtain has descended from th…
Winston Churchill said this in a speech delivered in Missouri…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the capitalist US and the communi…
78 terms
AP US History Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War 1945-1952
Postwar America
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
explosion in marriages and births, 50 million babies entering…
prefabricated houses, Levittowns, low interest rates on mortg…
Postwar America
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
78 terms
AP US History Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War 1945-1952
Postwar America
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
explosion in marriages and births, 50 million babies entering…
prefabricated houses, Levittowns, low interest rates on mortg…
Postwar America
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
AP US History Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War 1945-1952
Postwar America
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
explosion in marriages and births, 50 million babies entering…
prefabricated houses, Levittowns, low interest rates on mortg…
Postwar America
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
15 terms
Chapter 26, 'Cold War Politics in the Truman years, 1945-1953'
The Cold War
Containment Policy
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
refers to the period following WWII until the collapse of the…
Policy introduced by Harry S. Truman after WWII that said the…
Winston Churchills speech, "An Iron Curtain has descended fro…
Truman became president in 1945. Containment policy put into…
The Cold War
refers to the period following WWII until the collapse of the…
Containment Policy
Policy introduced by Harry S. Truman after WWII that said the…
78 terms
AP US History Chapter 26: Truman and the Cold War 1945-1952
Postwar America
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
Baby Boom
Suburban Growth
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
explosion in marriages and births, 50 million babies entering…
prefabricated houses, Levittowns, low interest rates on mortg…
Postwar America
15 million American soldiers returning had trouble finding jo…
Servicemen's Readjustment Act (GI Bill)
proved support for 15 million troops, half seized opportunity…
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