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Domino theory - Wikipedia


The domino theory was a theory prominent from the 1950s to the 1980s, that speculated that if one country in a region came under the influence of communism, ...

Domino Theory - Cold War - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Domino Theory, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

domino theory | international relations | Britannica.com


Domino theory, also called Domino Effect, theory in U.S. foreign policy after World War II stating that the “fall” of a noncommunist state to communism would ...

Domino theory | Define Domino theory at Dictionary.com


Domino theory definition, a theory that if one country is taken over by an expansionist, especially Communist, neighbor, party, or the like, the nearby nations will ...

Domino Theory Principle, Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1954


Domino Theory Principle, Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1954. Public Papers of the Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1954, p. 381- 390 ...

Domino Theory - The Vietnam War


Dec 3, 2013 ... Domino Theory came from the notion of “containment” that governed American foreign policy from late 1940s until 1980s. It was basically said ...

Vietnam War - The Domino Theory - GlobalSecurity.org


May 7, 2011 ... The domino theory was the basis for the United States strategy of containment, and the reason for entering the Vietnam War. The Vietnam War ...

The Domino Theory - Alpha History


The Domino Theory - the idea communism was an aggressive force spreading from one nation to the next - shaped Western foreign policy during the Cold War.

The Domino Theory - De Anza College


"You have a row of dominoes set up; you knock over the first one, and what will happen to the last one is that it will go over very quickly". -- President Dwight D.

The 1960s: high tide of the domino theory - The Domino Theory


Some authors have commented on the rise in the 1960s of the "psychological domino theory," a belief that the danger of allowing South Vietnam or Laos to go  ...

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Eisenhower gives famous “domino theory” speech - Apr 07, 1954 ...


On this day in History, Eisenhower gives famous “domino theory” speech on Apr 07, 1954. Learn more about what happened today on History.

The Domino Theory - United States History


Introduction. The Cold War “containment" notion was born of the Domino Theory, which held that if one country fell under communist influence or control, ...

Domino Theory - The Vietnam War - Home Page


The basis of the domino theory came from the Korean War because the United States learned that communism was becoming more of a threat in other countries  ...