Here is a collection of notes on the Cold War.
You will note MANY key terms, events, ideas, and themes including (but not limited to):
- Marshall vs Molotov Doctrines
- Expansionism vs Containment
- Yalta and Potsdam Conferences
- Destalinization vs re-stalinization
- Berlin Wall vs Berlin Airlift
- Proxy Wars (Afghanistan vs Vietnam)
- The Second Red Scare (McCarthyism)
- Protest movements
These–and other –themes will be our focus for the next week or so.
LearnNorthCarolina resources (website)
Crash Course History (video)
More academic overview (academic textbook)