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Postwar atmosphere; the United Nations


New Deal Order
Resource Type: E-Seminar

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"The American Century" was a phrase used to persuade Americans of their mission in the world.
Optimism: In 1945, some diplomats still believed that Stalin was reasonable.

The Cold War: the Soviet Union
Resource Type: Primary Source
Dean Acheson in 1945.

Key Figures
Resource Type: Primary Source

Historians Debate: Who Is Responsible for the Cold War?
Resource Type: Classroom Simulation
This simulation involves a fictitious conference held in the year 2002, in which three groups of Cold War historians—orthodox, revisionist, and post-revisionist—debate the origins of the Cold War. Who is to blame, the United States, the Soviet Union, or both?

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