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
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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 ...
Feb 6, 2009 ... 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 ...
Domino Theory Principle, Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1954. Public Papers of the
Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1954, p. 381- 390 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Vietnamese communist leaders founded the Democratic Republic of Vietnam in
1945, but it took them until 1975 to achieve control of the whole country.
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.
A theory that one event will set off a train of similar events, especially: a. The
theory, widely espoused during the Cold War, that if one nation comes under ...