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Characteristics of US foreign policy post WW2

based on collective security and multilateral economic framework

Methods of communist containment

military engagements in Korea and Vietnam

Foreign involvement fluctuations during cold War

between periods of direct and nondirect conflict

Alliances during Cold War

decolonization and emergence of powerful nationalist movements in Asia and africa led to forming alliances

Effects of Cold War competition in Latin America

US aided non communists in Latin America

Causes and effects of US involvement in ME

sparked attempts at creating a national energy policy

Debated policies to root out communists within US

methods to root out communists

Causes of Anti War movements in US

vietnam and korean conflict

Debates concerning Foreign and military involvement

americans questioned having a large nuclear arsenal, power of executive branch, etc.

Strategies used to combat racial discrimination

legal challenges, nonviolent protest, direct action