ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS FOR YOUR RESEARCH & ESSAY
- How did the creation of “the other” heighten and maintain tensions throughout the Cold War?
- In what ways did the U.S. use the containment policy to justify action abroad?
- In what ways did the Cold War policies of the U.S. and U.S.S.R. impact the developing world?
- In what ways did events influence the military choices/strategies used by the U.S. and U.S.S.R?
- Explain the role events played in executing U.S./Soviet strategies during the Cold War?
- In what ways did government restriction lead to or impact resistance to Communism?
- How did Soviet repression in its satellite countries impact its long-term success in the Cold War?