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Containment

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Containment is a military strategy to stop the expansion of an enemy. It is best known as the Cold War policy of the United States and its allies to ... As a description of U.S. foreign policy, the ...

The Cold War and Containment - Boundless

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Truman's Containment policy was the first major policy during the Cold War and used ... As a description of United States foreign policy, the word originated in a ...

Kennan and Containment, 1947 - Milestones: 1945–1952 - Office of ...

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George F. Kennan, a career Foreign Service Officer, formulated the policy of “ containment,” the basic United States strategy for fighting the cold war (1947– 1989) ...

Containment - Princeton University Press

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States waged the Cold War. It had a ... In July 1947, he wrote an article in Foreign Affairs, the most ... was signed as part of a duel containment policy against.

Cold War: Strategy: Containment - Nuclear Files

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The term containment describes the foreign policy strategy pursued by the United States after the Second World War. The term was introduced into the public ...

Quick study: George Kennan's cold war policy of containment: A ...

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Nov 28, 2011 ... Containment stopped the cold war from becoming a hot one. ... Kennan became a great critic of American foreign policy and gave the Reith ...

What is the Policy of Containment? - tellmewhyfacts

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This is a foreign policy strategy created and executed by the US after WWII founding ... This is a containment strategy plan that the U.S. used in the Cold War to ...

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Find out more about the history of Cold War History, including videos, ... that the best defense against the Soviet threat was a strategy called “containment. ... This way of thinking would shape American foreign policy for the next four decades.

Domino Theory - Cold War - HISTORY.com

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The domino theory, which governed much of U.S. foreign policy beginning in the early 1950s, held that a communist victory in one nation would quickly lead to a ...

John Foster Dulles - Cold War - HISTORY.com

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Despite the campaign rhetoric of 1952, he, in effect, accepted the underlying postulates of containment, and his stewardship of American foreign policy deserves ...

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Containment and the Cold War: Reexaming the Doctrine of ...

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While the openly confrontational containment policy of the early Cold War years ... impact on the conduct of US foreign policy interventions during the Cold War.

Containment and Cold War, 1945-1961 - Short History - Department ...

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Containment and Cold War, 1945-1961 ... A New National Security Structure · NSC-68 and the Korean War · Foreign Policy under President Eisenhower ...

Containment and the Marshall Plan [ushistory.org]

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A mid-level diplomat in the State Department named George Kennan proposed the policy of containment. Since the American people were weary from war and ...