Study sets matching "cold war global history"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "cold war global history"

15 terms
Cold War Global History
Communism
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Iron curtain speech
a system where all property is public and people work and are…
Feb 1946: Stalin, Churchill, Roosevelt met to discuss, agrume…
1945 after germany defeated stalin wanted a buffer to prevent…
Described boundry that seperated warsaw pact countries from N…
Communism
a system where all property is public and people work and are…
Yalta Conference
Feb 1946: Stalin, Churchill, Roosevelt met to discuss, agrume…
20 terms
Global History Cold War
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
NATO
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
1947 - Stated that the U.S. would support any nation threaten…
Alliance of the allied powers against the Soviets
Iron Curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Global History: Cold War
Potsdam Conference (1945)
Containment (1946)
Truman Doctrine (March 1947)
Marshall Plan (June 1947)
A meeting between experienced Stalin, and the new leader of E…
Ambassador W. Averell Harriman of the U.S. wrote a telegram t…
Was designed to politically help the poor people of Greece an…
This economic program went with the political program of the…
Potsdam Conference (1945)
A meeting between experienced Stalin, and the new leader of E…
Containment (1946)
Ambassador W. Averell Harriman of the U.S. wrote a telegram t…
12 terms
Global History: The Cold War
Yalta Conference
United Nations
"Iron Curtain"
Containment
A meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet…
An intergovernmental organization established 24 October 1945…
The notional barrier separating the former Soviet bloc and th…
The action or policy of preventing the expansion of a hostile…
Yalta Conference
A meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet…
United Nations
An intergovernmental organization established 24 October 1945…
Cold War (global history)
what does the term Cold War refer to?
what were the two blocs? what did each…
why were the U.S. and USSR the two sup…
why was Berlin so important? what was…
Cold War is used to describe the intense rivalry that devolve…
the two blocs were the U.S. and allies were the western bloc.…
U.S. and USSR are the two superpowers following world war bec…
the Berlin Wall was a wall built in 1961 by east Germany to s…
what does the term Cold War refer to?
Cold War is used to describe the intense rivalry that devolve…
what were the two blocs? what did each…
the two blocs were the U.S. and allies were the western bloc.…
36 terms
Global History 2: The Cold War
Cold War
1945 End of WW2
Superpowers
Causes of Cold War (BEAR)
Struggle over political and economic differences between Sovi…
Wartime cooperation between US and Soviet Union had been a te…
Before WW2:... USA, USSR, Britain, France, Japan, Germany... After…
Beliefs... Events... Aims (post-war goals)... Resentments (lack of tru…
Cold War
Struggle over political and economic differences between Sovi…
1945 End of WW2
Wartime cooperation between US and Soviet Union had been a te…
Global History- The Cold War
What does NATO stand for
what is NATO
warsaw pact
the cold war
North Atlantic Treaty Organization. capitlism
A pact between western nations who pledged to support each ot…
communism. pro soviet countries-ussr, and all countries contr…
continuing state of tension and hostility between the us and…
What does NATO stand for
North Atlantic Treaty Organization. capitlism
what is NATO
A pact between western nations who pledged to support each ot…
10 terms
Global History: Cold War Quiz
Yalta Conference
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Iron Curtain
FDR, Churchhill, and Stalin divide up Germany
policy set forth to prevent spread of communism and support f…
sends U.S aid to Europe
separates communist east from democratic west
Yalta Conference
FDR, Churchhill, and Stalin divide up Germany
Truman Doctrine
policy set forth to prevent spread of communism and support f…
Global History II - Cold War Vocabulary
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
..., A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn econo…
Iron Curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
31 terms
Cold War Global History II
Potsdamn Conference
What were satellite nations?
What was the IRON CURTAIN?
What is containment?
Stalin wants a buffer to prevent future western invasions
Region between Germany and Russia formed with the assistance…
Refers to the imaginary boundary seperating the communist nat…
Strategy form alliances and help weak countries resist Soviet…
Potsdamn Conference
Stalin wants a buffer to prevent future western invasions
What were satellite nations?
Region between Germany and Russia formed with the assistance…
56 terms
30 Global History 30 The Cold War
Cold War
Vietnam War
Korean War
Cuban Missile Crisis
The power struggle between the Soviet Union (communism) and t…
This was a very long war (1954-1975) between the communist No…
This was the conflict between Communist North Korea and Non-C…
A brink-of-war confrontation between the United States and th…
Cold War
The power struggle between the Soviet Union (communism) and t…
Vietnam War
This was a very long war (1954-1975) between the communist No…
Cold War/Globalization History Test
CCP
GMD
Japanese invasion of china
Building Socialism
-led by Mao Ze Dong (Joseph Stalin equivalent)... -1928 started,…
-Guamingdong... -led by Chiang Kai-shek... -nationalist party... -prom…
-attempts of japanese to destroy GMD allowed CCP to come to p…
-to create socialist societies, modernize backwards communiti…
CCP
-led by Mao Ze Dong (Joseph Stalin equivalent)... -1928 started,…
GMD
-Guamingdong... -led by Chiang Kai-shek... -nationalist party... -prom…
13 terms
The Global Cold War and the End of History?
1) Why did armed conflict break out in…
Where were there proxy wars?
How did the end of Cold War reestablis…
How did the cold war aid American hege…
...
South Vietnam was anticommunist and was supplied by America d…
Now international institutions, representing the collective e…
-The Marshall Plan, as it was called, was no altruistic gestu…
1) Why did armed conflict break out in…
...
Where were there proxy wars?
South Vietnam was anticommunist and was supplied by America d…
21 terms
Global History 2: The Cold War Thaws
Nikita Krushvhev
DE-Stalinization
The Soviet-Chinese Split
Leonid Brezhnev
1953-1964... Dominant leader after Stalin... De-Stalinization
Erase memory and methods of Stalin
Initially cooperative, but goes sour... China resents being in U…
1964-1985... Brinkmanship to Detente... 1970s: reduce hostility... Det…
Nikita Krushvhev
1953-1964... Dominant leader after Stalin... De-Stalinization
DE-Stalinization
Erase memory and methods of Stalin
16 terms
Cold War Global Studies
Cold War
Containment
Iron Curtain
Marshall Plan
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
13 terms
History Quiz #4 (Cold War): The Global Impact of the Cold War
Japan
Mao Zedong
Proxy Wars
Korean War
-emerged from war defeated on land and sea... -victims of histor…
-China moved into civil war... -war was between Zedong's communi…
-USSR backed communists in China (Mao Zedong) with aid... -U.S.…
-Korea produce major conflict... -Yalta agreements: USSR control…
Japan
-emerged from war defeated on land and sea... -victims of histor…
Mao Zedong
-China moved into civil war... -war was between Zedong's communi…
23 terms
unit 9 global history cold war to terrorism
mohandas gandhi
fascist
who were the three top fascists
causes of world war 2
he was the leader of india who believed in peace and harmony…
political belief based on extreme nationalism forced to stay…
japan - herohito ... germany- hitler... italy- mussolini
fascism and the spread of dictators like Mussolini
mohandas gandhi
he was the leader of india who believed in peace and harmony…
fascist
political belief based on extreme nationalism forced to stay…
Global History II H- Cold War
war casualties
Rudolf Hoess
when did europe and america know full…
Nuremberg trials
72 million, soviet union had worst casualties
nazi commander at auschwitz
after war
war crime trials of axis leaders taking place after war, simi…
war casualties
72 million, soviet union had worst casualties
Rudolf Hoess
nazi commander at auschwitz
Global Affairs and Cold War
Sputnik I
Soviet Union Collapse
Ethic Group
Glasnost and Perestrokia
The first man made object the be launched in Space, the Unite…
This was due mainly because years of economic stagnation left…
This refers to a group of human beings whose members identify…
These were Mikhail Gorbachev policies with the goal of creati…
Sputnik I
The first man made object the be launched in Space, the Unite…
Soviet Union Collapse
This was due mainly because years of economic stagnation left…
28 terms
History 118: Global Cold War Mid Term
George Kennan
Suez Crisis
The Secret Speech
Defensive Perimeter
US Ambassador to USSR... Advocated for Containment Policy... Long T…
1956... Nasser nationalizes oil... UK and France convince Israelis…
1956... Made by Khrushchev to Communist party... Talked about Stali…
Dean Acheson policy to maintain influence in countries near U…
George Kennan
US Ambassador to USSR... Advocated for Containment Policy... Long T…
Suez Crisis
1956... Nasser nationalizes oil... UK and France convince Israelis…
12 terms
Grade 10 Global History Midterm Review Unit 5 Cold War
satellite state
non aligned nation
containment
iron curtain
a political term that refers to a country which is formally i…
countries that remained neutral during the Cold War conflict…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
satellite state
a political term that refers to a country which is formally i…
non aligned nation
countries that remained neutral during the Cold War conflict…
30 Global History 30 The Cold War
Cold War
Vietnam War
Korean War
Cuban Missile Crisis
The power struggle between the Soviet Union (communism) and t…
This was a very long war (1954-1975) between the communist No…
This was the conflict between Communist North Korea and Non-C…
A brink-of-war confrontation between the United States and th…
Cold War
The power struggle between the Soviet Union (communism) and t…
Vietnam War
This was a very long war (1954-1975) between the communist No…
Global unit - Cold war
The Berlin wall
Charles de gaulle
Economic developement
Berlin airlift
It was built in 1961 and fell in 1989
Becomes president in 1958. Helped rebuild France back into po…
Western Europe joins the common market. It later becomes the…
signaled the west's determination to use all resources to def…
The Berlin wall
It was built in 1961 and fell in 1989
Charles de gaulle
Becomes president in 1958. Helped rebuild France back into po…
Global 10 Cold War
Warsaw Pact
Berlin Wall
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
an alliance of the Soviet Union and many of its Eastern Europ…
divided Soviet East Berlin from democratic West Berlin symbol…
US Policy that gave money/aid to any country threatened by co…
US money/aid was used to rebuild Europe after World War II... $$…
Warsaw Pact
an alliance of the Soviet Union and many of its Eastern Europ…
Berlin Wall
divided Soviet East Berlin from democratic West Berlin symbol…
25 terms
Global Studies Cold War
Buffer Zone
Iron Curtain
Soviet Satellites
Eastern Bloc
An area of land that serves as a barrier
A "wall" between the communist and non-communist countries in…
Eastern European nations which were influenced by the USSR to…
Nations favorable to the Soviet Union in Eastern Europe durin…
Buffer Zone
An area of land that serves as a barrier
Iron Curtain
A "wall" between the communist and non-communist countries in…
12 terms
global Cold War
Conflict over the spreading of Communi…
38th parallel, border was set up after…
Soviet Union leader after Stalin, buil…
1st space satellite, built by the Sovi…
Korean War
Demilitarized Zone
Nikita Khrushchev
sputnik
Conflict over the spreading of Communi…
Korean War
38th parallel, border was set up after…
Demilitarized Zone
global history 2 - communism and the cold war (George)
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
NATO
Indian National Congress
crystallized the new us perception of "free" (democratic) and…
developed an idea to help shore up the destroyed infrastructu…
an alliance against the soviet agression
the greatest and most influential fighting back from the Brit…
Truman Doctrine
crystallized the new us perception of "free" (democratic) and…
Marshall Plan
developed an idea to help shore up the destroyed infrastructu…
Cold War: Global Conflicts
Kim Jong Il
Ho Chi Minh
Ngo Dinh Diem
Pol Pot
Communist leader of North Korea
Communist leader of North Vietnam, and eventually all of Viet…
Anti-communist leader of South Vietnam
Brutal communist dictator of Cambodia
Kim Jong Il
Communist leader of North Korea
Ho Chi Minh
Communist leader of North Vietnam, and eventually all of Viet…
13 terms
Global: Cold War
containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
iron curtain
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
established in 1947 after Britain no longer could afford to p…
a United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Truman Doctrine
established in 1947 after Britain no longer could afford to p…
17 terms
World History Cold War
cold war
containment
domino theory
Iron Curtain
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
USA did not let communism spread
idea that if one country fails to communism other surrounding…
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the line of…
cold war
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
containment
USA did not let communism spread
36 terms
Cold War Global Regents
The economic policies of the Soviet Un…
Which is generally a characteristic of…
One reason the Soviet Union formed the…
Which statement best describes most Ea…
4.heavy industrial goods
3.government agencies are involved in production planning
3.limit the threat of invasion from Western Europe
2.became satellite states of the Soviet Union
The economic policies of the Soviet Un…
4.heavy industrial goods
Which is generally a characteristic of…
3.government agencies are involved in production planning
27 terms
Cold War: Global 10
United Nations
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Berlin Blockade
An organization of countries that would work to keep peace in…
A state of tension between the U.S. and U.S.S.R. without actu…
* Imaginary division of Europe into a Western Block and Easte…
- Soviets stop travel to West Berlin... - led to the airlift
United Nations
An organization of countries that would work to keep peace in…
Cold War
A state of tension between the U.S. and U.S.S.R. without actu…
Global II /Cold War
The Cold War
Iron Curtian
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
A global conflict between the Soviet Union and the United Sta…
After WWII , speech by Winston Churchill that described the d…
U.S. policy of giving military and financial aid to countries…
A program of loans given by the United States to Western Euro…
The Cold War
A global conflict between the Soviet Union and the United Sta…
Iron Curtian
After WWII , speech by Winston Churchill that described the d…
27 terms
global studies cold war
Czar Nicholas II
Rasputin
Romanovs
March Revolution
was the last Czar of Russia. He was from the Romanov family w…
a mystical healer to help cure his son. He spent money on par…
royal family of russia
a revolution to get rid of cZar done in march of 1917
Czar Nicholas II
was the last Czar of Russia. He was from the Romanov family w…
Rasputin
a mystical healer to help cure his son. He spent money on par…
18 terms
Global Cold War
Containment
Warsaw Pact
Truman Doctrine
Truman
The name of the policy that aimed to prevent the spread of co…
An alliance between the Soviet Union and its Eastern European…
The military aid that the U.S. was willing to give any nation…
He was the leader of the United States of the start of cold war
Containment
The name of the policy that aimed to prevent the spread of co…
Warsaw Pact
An alliance between the Soviet Union and its Eastern European…
Global Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
NATO
Warsaw Pact
(March 1947) US would assist any country who fought for freed…
(June 1947) US Secretary of State George Marshall promises to…
(1949) North Atlantic Treaty Organization... US, Britain, Franc…
(1955) Soviet Union and communist nations of Eastern Europe... m…
Truman Doctrine
(March 1947) US would assist any country who fought for freed…
Marshall Plan
(June 1947) US Secretary of State George Marshall promises to…
33 terms
Cold War Global
iron curtain
containment
Marshall Plan
Berlin Wall
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the growing…
A goal to stop the spread of communism. The US had to use mil…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
A wall separating East and West Berlin built by East Germany…
iron curtain
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the growing…
containment
A goal to stop the spread of communism. The US had to use mil…
28 terms
Global Cold War
NATO
Containment
Iron Curtain
Sputnik 1
An alliance between the U.S., Canada and ten Western Europe n…
The policy that aimed to prevent the spread of communism by b…
The term used by Winston Churchill to represent the division…
The name of the first satellite to be launched into space by…
NATO
An alliance between the U.S., Canada and ten Western Europe n…
Containment
The policy that aimed to prevent the spread of communism by b…
Global 9 - Cold War
Cold War
Iron Curtain
NATO
Warsaw Pact
1945-1991... A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet U…
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
North Atlantic Treaty Organization.... An alliance made to defen…
Treaty signed in 1945 that formed an alliance of the Eastern…
Cold War
1945-1991... A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet U…
Iron Curtain
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
32 terms
Cold War Global
iron curtain
containment
Marshall Plan
Berlin Wall
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the growing…
A goal to stop the spread of communism. The US had to use mil…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
A wall separating East and West Berlin built by East Germany…
iron curtain
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the growing…
containment
A goal to stop the spread of communism. The US had to use mil…
Global Cold War (2015)
Yalta Confrence
buffer zone
Berlin Airlift
Iron Curtain
was the wartime meeting where the head of the US, United King…
a neutral zone or area between two potentially hostile nation…
A military operation in the late 1940s that brought food and…
used by Winston Churchill in 1946 to describe the line of dem…
Yalta Confrence
was the wartime meeting where the head of the US, United King…
buffer zone
a neutral zone or area between two potentially hostile nation…
34 terms
Global - Cold War
Segregation
Superpowers
ABM's
Ronald Reagan
Separation of people based on racial, ethnic, or other differ…
Name for the U.S. and Soviet Union after World War II because…
anti-ballistic missiles; missiles that could shoot down other…
(1981-1985) and (1985-1989), first elected president in 1980…
Segregation
Separation of people based on racial, ethnic, or other differ…
Superpowers
Name for the U.S. and Soviet Union after World War II because…
global studies cold war
Czar Nicholas II
Rasputin
Romanovs
March Revolution
was the last Czar of Russia. He was from the Romanov family w…
a mystical healer to help cure his son. He spent money on par…
royal family of russia
a revolution to get rid of cZar done in march of 1917
Czar Nicholas II
was the last Czar of Russia. He was from the Romanov family w…
Rasputin
a mystical healer to help cure his son. He spent money on par…
41 terms
Global: Cold War
containment
Warsaw Treaty
Cuban Missle Crisis
Lyndon Johnson
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
mutual defense treaty subscribed to by eight communist states…
a stand-off between the US and the Soviets brought by the thr…
36th President of the United States. He privately wanted to s…
containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Warsaw Treaty
mutual defense treaty subscribed to by eight communist states…
Global-Cold War
Ruling commite of communist party
President of Soviet Union... Supported li…
"Openness" encourage citizens to speak…
Garb aches economic policy... Greater cap…
Politburo
Gorbachev
Glasnost
Perestroika
Ruling commite of communist party
Politburo
President of Soviet Union... Supported li…
Gorbachev
25 terms
Global 10 Cold War
Yalta conference
buffer zone
Berlin Airlift
Iron Curtain
A meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet…
A neutral area serving to separate hostile forces or nations.
A military operation in the late 1940s that brought food and…
The notional barrier separating the former Soviet bloc and th…
Yalta conference
A meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet…
buffer zone
A neutral area serving to separate hostile forces or nations.
Global Civ- Cold War
Nuremberg trials
Marshall Plan
Berlin Aircraft
Sputnik
nazi and military officials tried for crimes committed during…
pledge to provide economic and military aid to oppose the spr…
massive effort to supply West Berlin by air
history's first artificial aircraft
Nuremberg trials
nazi and military officials tried for crimes committed during…
Marshall Plan
pledge to provide economic and military aid to oppose the spr…
10 terms
Global Finals:Cold War
Chinese Civil War
Mao Zedong
Cultural Revolution
Containment
fight between communist and nationalists
leader of communist China, renames it the peoples republic of…
Chinese peasants glorified
U.S. foreign policy with regards to communism
Chinese Civil War
fight between communist and nationalists
Mao Zedong
leader of communist China, renames it the peoples republic of…
5 terms
Global - Cold War
detente
superpowers
Ronald Reagan
Fidel Castro
A policy of reducing Cold War tensions that was adopted by th…
Name for the u.S. and Soviet Union after World War II because…
Ended Cold War
Communist leader of Cuba
detente
A policy of reducing Cold War tensions that was adopted by th…
superpowers
Name for the u.S. and Soviet Union after World War II because…
75 terms
COLD WAR (GCSE History)
Tehran Conference
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Hiroshima/Nagasaki
1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German reparations, idea…
1945 BIg 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe as "sphere…
1945 Truman, Stalin, Atlee- future of Germany (4 zones, demil…
August 1945 20+22 kiloton atomic bomb kills 80k+70k (little b…
Tehran Conference
1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German reparations, idea…
Yalta Conference
1945 BIg 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe as "sphere…
1 of 10