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America during the Cold War

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in Fort Worth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cold War.,
    • World politics -- 1945-1989.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementSteven M. Gillon, Diane B. Kunz.
      ContributionsGillon, Steven M., Kunz, Diane B., 1952-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE743 .A566 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 414 p. ;
      Number of Pages414
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1750538M
      ISBN 100155004158
      LC Control Number92073125
      OCLC/WorldCa28407609

      Life During The Cold War America in the 's The relationships of the United States and the Soviet Union were driven by a complex interplay of ideological, political, and economic factors, which led to shifts between cautious cooperation and often bitter superpower rivalry over the years. For Latin America, the Cold War was anything but cold. Nor was it the so-called “long peace” afforded the world’s superpowers by their nuclear standoff. In this book, the first to take an international perspective on the postwar decades in the region, Hal Brands sets out to explain what exactly happened in Latin America during the Cold.

      Propaganda during the Cold War was at its peak in the s and s in the early years of the Cold War. [citation needed] The United States would make propaganda criticizing and making fun of the enemy the Soviet propaganda was on movies, television, music, literature and art. The United States officials did not call it propaganda, maintaining they were just telling the accurate.   Yet during the post-cold war period, American society became more tolerant, more open, more accepting and less judgmental. Attitudes toward people of colour, women and gays that in .

      Between and the generation born during the Great Depression and victors in World War II would add almost 80 million children to the nation’s role. Those born into this baby boom would grow up during the Cold War, and their culture would be defined by it. In the Claremont Review of Books, we have described our current political scene as a cold civil war. A cold civil war is better than a hot civil war, but it is not a good situation for a country to be in. Underlying our cold civil war is the fact that America is torn increasingly between two .


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