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The Postwar World
capitalist
Cold War
communist
free trade
an economic system where businesses and property are privatel…
the nonviolent conflict between the United States and the Sov…
an economic system where businesses, property and land are ow…
a system of trade among countries that lowers taxes and tarif…
capitalist
an economic system where businesses and property are privatel…
Cold War
the nonviolent conflict between the United States and the Sov…
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Postwar World
United Nations
1st World
2nd World
3rd World
world peacekeeping group; US, China, Russia, Britain, France…
US allies in Cold War
Soviet allies in Cold War
nonaligned in Cold War (especially India)
United Nations
world peacekeeping group; US, China, Russia, Britain, France…
1st World
US allies in Cold War
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Postwar World
United Nations
1st World
2nd World
3rd World
an intergovernmental organization to promote international co…
developed, capitalist, industrial countries such as North Ame…
the former communist-socialist, industrial states such as Rus…
a country whose views are not aligned with NATO and capitalis…
United Nations
an intergovernmental organization to promote international co…
1st World
developed, capitalist, industrial countries such as North Ame…
The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
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Postwar World
OPEC
Arab-Israeli Conflict
Third World
First World
An international oil cartel originally formed in 1960. Repres…
This conflict has been going on for years. It started when bo…
A term applied to a group of "developing" or "underdeveloped"…
the largely democratic and free-market states of the United S…
OPEC
An international oil cartel originally formed in 1960. Repres…
Arab-Israeli Conflict
This conflict has been going on for years. It started when bo…
90 terms
Postwar World
civil disobediance
cold war
discrimination
"separate but equal"
the form of protest that calls on people to disobey unjust laws
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Behaving differently, usually unfairly, toward the members of…
Supreme Court Case that created Segregation: Plessy vs. Fergu…
civil disobediance
the form of protest that calls on people to disobey unjust laws
cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
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The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
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The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
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The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
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The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
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The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
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The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
postwar world
Korean War... 1. How did the war begin?…
Red Scare... 1. What was the Red Scare?…
Cuban Missile Crisis... 1. Tell me about…
Berlin Wall... 1. Who built the wall?... 2.…
75,000 north Korean soldiers crossed the 38th ... North (assist…
It was a fear of the united states that communists could be l…
Also known as the missile scare it was a 13 day confrontation…
The Soviet Union... It was an attempt of the Soviet Union to ca…
Korean War... 1. How did the war begin?…
75,000 north Korean soldiers crossed the 38th ... North (assist…
Red Scare... 1. What was the Red Scare?…
It was a fear of the united states that communists could be l…
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Postwar World
Which two countries were involved in t…
Who were the big three?
Were the U.S. and the Soviet Union fri…
Were the U.S. and the Soviet Union all…
U.S.S.R and the U.S.
Stalin, Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill.
No. They were allies, not friends.
Yes, but they were not friends.
Which two countries were involved in t…
U.S.S.R and the U.S.
Who were the big three?
Stalin, Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill.
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Postwar World
which country's were involved in the c…
How did the Korean war begin?
who was the Korean war between?
Which Country's helped North Korea
Soviet Union and U.S.
When North Korea invaded South Korea
North and South Korea
China and Soviet Union
which country's were involved in the c…
Soviet Union and U.S.
How did the Korean war begin?
When North Korea invaded South Korea
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The Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
international organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
program under which the United States provided funds to help…
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Chapter 33: Restructuring the Postwar World
United Nations
iron curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
a policy of creating strategic alliances in order to check th…
First established in 1947 after Britain no longer could affor…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
iron curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
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Chapter 17 - Restructuring the Postwar World
United Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
An international peace keeping organization founded in 1945 t…
During the Cold War, the boundary separating the communist na…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Announced by President Truman in 1947, U.S. policy of giving…
United Nations
An international peace keeping organization founded in 1945 t…
Iron Curtain
During the Cold War, the boundary separating the communist na…
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Restructuring the Postwar World
Mao Zedong
Jiang Jieshi
commune
Red Guards
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that ove…
Chinese nationalist leader that was against Mao; supported…
in Communist China, a collective farm on which a great numb…
militia units formed by young Chinese people in 1966 in res…
Mao Zedong
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that ove…
Jiang Jieshi
Chinese nationalist leader that was against Mao; supported…
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Chapter 9 - Postwar World
aggressor
Marshall Plan
United Nations
communism
nation that starts war
Program under which the US provided funds to help European co…
International organization formed in 1945 to promote peace an…
political and economic system in which the government owns al…
aggressor
nation that starts war
Marshall Plan
Program under which the US provided funds to help European co…
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Restructuring the Postwar World with pictures
Mao Zedong
Jiang Jieshi
commune
Red Guards
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that ove…
Chinese nationalist leader that was against Mao; supported…
in Communist China, a collective farm on which a great numb…
militia units formed by young Chinese people in 1966 in res…
Mao Zedong
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that ove…
Jiang Jieshi
Chinese nationalist leader that was against Mao; supported…
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Chapter 33 - Restructuring the Postwar World
United Nations
iron curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
a policy of creating strategic alliances in order to check th…
First established in 1947 after Britain no longer could affor…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
iron curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
Chapter 33: The Postwar World
United Nations
Iron curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
World organization formed to prevent war
Division between Eastern and Western Europe during the Cold War
Policy aimed at preventing the spread of communism
Policy of giving aid to countries threatened by communism
United Nations
World organization formed to prevent war
Iron curtain
Division between Eastern and Western Europe during the Cold War
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Restructuring the Postwar World
United Nations
iron curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
a policy of creating strategic alliances in order to check th…
First established in 1947 after Britain no longer could affor…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
iron curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
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Chapter 9: The Postwar World
Europe after WW2
What was the main goal of the Marshall…
United States after WW2
What was the main purpose in forming t…
industries, farms, and homes were in ruins; many people were…
to help Europe recover from the war
emerged as a superpower
to create an organization that would promote global cooperation
Europe after WW2
industries, farms, and homes were in ruins; many people were…
What was the main goal of the Marshall…
to help Europe recover from the war
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Chapter 17 - Restructuring the Postwar World
United Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
An international peace keeping organization founded in 1945 t…
During the Cold War, the boundary separating the communist na…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Announced by President Truman in 1947, U.S. policy of giving…
United Nations
An international peace keeping organization founded in 1945 t…
Iron Curtain
During the Cold War, the boundary separating the communist na…
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Chapter 33: Reconstructing the Postwar World
United Nations
iron curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
Peace keeping organization that pledged to save the World fro…
Divided Europe into East (communist nations) and West (mostly…
Policy adopted by Truman where the U.S. tried to stop spread…
U.S. policy giving economic and military aid to free nations…
United Nations
Peace keeping organization that pledged to save the World fro…
iron curtain
Divided Europe into East (communist nations) and West (mostly…
58 terms
Reconstructing the Postwar World
Cold War
Yalta Conference
United Nations
General Assembly
Power struggle between the Soviets and the United States
Britain, the United States, and the Soviet Union decided to d…
48 member countries. ... Made up of the General Assembly and the…
Every country had a delegate. ... Most decisions were made
Cold War
Power struggle between the Soviets and the United States
Yalta Conference
Britain, the United States, and the Soviet Union decided to d…
Postwar World Review
Jazz Age
Lost generation
flappers
prohibition
western harmonies w african rhythm
rejected old morals and chased excitement
rejected old ways if favor of new exciting freedom
banned manufacturing and sale of alcohol
Jazz Age
western harmonies w african rhythm
Lost generation
rejected old morals and chased excitement
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Postwar World Vocabulary
civil disobediance
cold war
discrimination
"separate but equal"
non-violent protests against unjust laws. some forms are boyc…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
treating people differently based on ethnicity, race, religio…
Principle upheld in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) in which the Su…
civil disobediance
non-violent protests against unjust laws. some forms are boyc…
cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
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Postwar World Study Guide
United Nations-
1st World
2nd World
3rd World
it is a World peacekeeping organization
they were U.S. + allies
they were Soviet Union till 1991(Now known as Russia) + axis'
everyone else during the war
United Nations-
it is a World peacekeeping organization
1st World
they were U.S. + allies
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FG_Lherisson_Quincy_CH33_Restructuring the Postwar World
Essential Question: To what extent is…
Section
Explain global competition between U.S…
United Nations
...
One
Governmental ideas ... U.S.: Pro-Democracy ... U.S.S.R.: Pro-Commun…
World organization formed to prevent war
Essential Question: To what extent is…
...
Section
One
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Postwar world test
United Nations
1st, 2nd, 3rd Worlds
Marshall Plan
Iron Curtain
- World peacekeeping organization. ... -Headquarters were in Ne…
1st: U.S. + allies... 2nd: Soviet Union + allies... 3rd: everyone e…
Massive U.S. aid to rebuild Europe, ensure democratic allies
formed the imaginary boundary dividing Europe into two separa…
United Nations
- World peacekeeping organization. ... -Headquarters were in Ne…
1st, 2nd, 3rd Worlds
1st: U.S. + allies... 2nd: Soviet Union + allies... 3rd: everyone e…
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Chapter 33 - Restructuring the Postwar World
United Nations
iron curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
An international organization of independent states formed in…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
A U.S. policy of creating strategic alliances in order to pre…
First established in 1947 after Britain no longer could affor…
United Nations
An international organization of independent states formed in…
iron curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
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Restructuring the postwar world
Yalta conference
United nations
General assembly
Security council
Roosevelt stalin and churchill met in yalta ... Agreed to divide…
Organization to keep world peace... General assembly ... Security c…
Issues are discussed all countries are apart of it
Investigates and sets up plans... 5 permanent members who have v…
Yalta conference
Roosevelt stalin and churchill met in yalta ... Agreed to divide…
United nations
Organization to keep world peace... General assembly ... Security c…
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Resturctung the postwar world
Allience
Berlin airlift
Blockade
Brink
Union. Of people groups or nations to acheive common goals
Flying of food and supplies into West Berlin by Britain and t…
Act of cutting off one place from all others
Edge of war
Allience
Union. Of people groups or nations to acheive common goals
Berlin airlift
Flying of food and supplies into West Berlin by Britain and t…
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Reconstructing the Postwar World
Yalta conference; Germany; USSR; Easte…
United Nations; Security council
Eastern Europe's Iron Curtain; Yalta a…
Potsdam Conference
(Feb 1945) US, Soviet, and British leaders met to discuss pos…
(June 1945) Creation of group to keep peace; Britain, China,…
Soviets wanted to shield themselves from another invasion; Ig…
(July 1945) Truman spoke out against Stalin
Yalta conference; Germany; USSR; Easte…
(Feb 1945) US, Soviet, and British leaders met to discuss pos…
United Nations; Security council
(June 1945) Creation of group to keep peace; Britain, China,…
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Ch. 17 Restructuring the Postwar World
United Nations
iron curtain
containment
Truman Doctrine
an international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
during the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
a U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
announced by President Harry Truman in 1947, a U.S. policy of…
United Nations
an international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
iron curtain
during the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
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Chapter 17 postwar world
What is the united nations? Who formed…
What was the purpose of the Truman doc…
What was the Marshall plan and which c…
Describe the foreign policy of contain…
An organization of nations set up after world war 2 included…
Support countries that rejected communism
European assistance program proposed. Western Europe and Yugo…
Blocking sovient influence and preventing expansion of commun…
What is the united nations? Who formed…
An organization of nations set up after world war 2 included…
What was the purpose of the Truman doc…
Support countries that rejected communism
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Chapter 33: The Postwar World
United Nations
Iron curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
World organization formed to prevent war
Division between Eastern and Western Europe during the Cold War
Policy aimed at preventing the spread of communism
Policy of giving aid to countries threatened by communism
United Nations
World organization formed to prevent war
Iron curtain
Division between Eastern and Western Europe during the Cold War
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Postwar World: Sec.1
Yalta Conference
Berlin
United Nations
Security Council
Stalin, Roosevelt, Churchill met to divide Germany into 4 zones
Capital of Germany, also divided into 4 zones
Consisted of 48 countries, each country has a representative…
Consisted of 11 countries from UN; Br,Fr,US,Chi, & USSR are p…
Yalta Conference
Stalin, Roosevelt, Churchill met to divide Germany into 4 zones
Berlin
Capital of Germany, also divided into 4 zones
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World War II & Postwar
Anschluss
Lebensraum
Maginot Line
Blitzkrieg
On this day, Adolf Hitler announces an "Anschluss" (union) be…
...
...
...
Anschluss
On this day, Adolf Hitler announces an "Anschluss" (union) be…
Lebensraum
...
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Postwar World Places
North Korea
South Korea
38th Parallel
India
Communist part of Korea
Democratic part of Korea
Dividing line between North and South Korea
A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia
North Korea
Communist part of Korea
South Korea
Democratic part of Korea
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Restructuring the Postwar World
Nikita Khrushchev
Leonid Brezhnev
John f Kennedy
Lyndon Johnson
Leader of the soviet union after stalin
Soviet leader after Khrushchev
President of the United States from 1961 to 1963
President of the United States from 1963-1969
Nikita Khrushchev
Leader of the soviet union after stalin
Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet leader after Khrushchev
30 terms
Chapter 33: The Postwar World
United Nations
Iron curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
World organization formed to prevent war
Division between Eastern and Western Europe during the Cold War
Policy aimed at preventing the spread of communism
Policy of giving aid to countries threatened by communism
United Nations
World organization formed to prevent war
Iron curtain
Division between Eastern and Western Europe during the Cold War
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Restructuring the Postwar World
Cold War
Mao Zedong
Jiang Jieshi
Containment
a state of diplomatic hostility between the United States and…
(1893-1976) the principal Chinese Marxist theorist, soldier a…
(1887-1975) a Chinese political and military leader who serve…
a U.S. foreign policy enforced by President Harry Truman in t…
Cold War
a state of diplomatic hostility between the United States and…
Mao Zedong
(1893-1976) the principal Chinese Marxist theorist, soldier a…
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chapter 9 "The Postwar World"
aggressors
reasons US and Soviet Union were most…
reasons Us wanted to help Europeans re…
George Marshall
people who started war
victory, military strenghth and resources; now known as super…
1. show kindness, 2. to assist western European countries in…
the US secretary of State and a former WWII general - suggest…
aggressors
people who started war
reasons US and Soviet Union were most…
victory, military strenghth and resources; now known as super…
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Restructuring the Postwar World
What is the Cold War
Yalta Conference
3 allies powers
What did the powers agree to do
The power struggle between the US and Soviet Union ... •never a…
3 Allies powers try to agree on what they should do
Br- Churchill... US- FDR... Soviet Union- Stalin
1. Germany would be divided into 4 zones, Berlin is also divi…
What is the Cold War
The power struggle between the US and Soviet Union ... •never a…
Yalta Conference
3 Allies powers try to agree on what they should do
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Postwar World & Existentialism
Postwar world
Postwar
postwar
Existentialism
The basis for the civil rights movement began to arise, with…
Politically, all of the following occurred in the postwar wor…
In response to WWII, Western optimism and its sense of progre…
Central figures associated with it include all of the followi…
Postwar world
The basis for the civil rights movement began to arise, with…
Postwar
Politically, all of the following occurred in the postwar wor…
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Postwar World Questions
US and SU
US
true
false SU had them too
Who had been Allies against Germany
Is the US a Democratic System or is the SU
True of False does the SU have a Communist Government
Only US had atomic Bombs (true or false)
US and SU
Who had been Allies against Germany
US
Is the US a Democratic System or is the SU
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