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The Postwar World

Peter Lane

The Postwar World

An Introduction

by Peter Lane

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Wadsworth Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World - General,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • World history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Post World War II History,
  • History - General History,
  • 1945-1989,
  • History, Modern,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9806806M
    ISBN 100534106668
    ISBN 109780534106669

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    But it was Truman's common sense approach that helped the U.S. end World War II and move on to tackle postwar challenges. Euphoria. When Japan surrendered to the Allies at the end of the long summer of , Americans were ecstatic. Ticker tape parades were staged in nearly every town to welcome America's returning heroes.   Secrecy is a staple of world politics and a pervasive feature of political life. Leaders keep secrets as they conduct sensitive diplomatic missions, convince reluctant publics to throw their support behind costly wars, and collect sensitive intelligence about sworn the Shadow of International Law explores one of the most controversial forms of secret statecraft: the use of covert.


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The Post-Imperial Age: The Great Powers and the Wider World: International Relations Since a history in two volumes 1st Edition. J.P.D. Dunbabin Aug This volume looks at the impact on the wider world of the end of the European empires and their replacement by a new international order dominated by East-West rivalries.

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The author makes compelling arguments that it is the "rise of the rest" and not America's decline at the heart of this global era/5(K). An inspiring and challenging book which compellingly links Holocaust memory and racism in the postwar world.

Not afraid of tackling big and complex issues, the authors show how different understandings of Nazi genocide shaped responses to problems of 'race', not always in ways one might expect. Highly recommended. Building the Post-War Worldoffers for the first time an overall account of Modern Architecture in the decade after the Second World War.

Shopping centers multiplied, rising from eight at the end of World War II to 3, in Many industries soon followed, leaving cities for less crowded sites. This article is adapted from the book "Outline of the U.S.

Economy" by Conte and Karr and has been adapted with permission from the U.S. Department of State. Book Reviews. Podcasts. Monitor Daily. The Allies Plan the Postwar World Former Monitor writer Joseph C. Harsch covered World War II from Washington, D.C., the Pacific, and Europe.

The Postwar Moment examines three progressive postwar manifestos that reveal a common agenda in the three nations. The issues at stake included priorities for reconstruction or reconversion; “full employment” via economic planning; price controls; the roles of trade unions; expansion of social security; national health care; public housing; and educational reform.

Holocaust Memory and Racism in the Postwar World, edited by Shirli Gilbert and Avril Alba, challenges the notion that there is an unproblematic connection between Holocaust memory and the discourse of. The relations between the two powers and the impact that they have on economic and political factors during the postwar years are the focus of this important book.

The editors, Akira Iriye and Warren I. Cohen, themselves noted authorities on Asian affairs, have gathered here contributions from a distinguished group of American and Japanese scholars. Firstly, I wanted to choose a book that was a general book on postwar Europe and there are surprisingly few of them about, which is one of the reasons I wrote my latest book.

Judt’s book is a comprehensive history of the whole of Europe from almost up to the present day. This fascinating book shows how the United States sought to impose—and with what results—its antitrust policy on other nations, especially in Europe and Japan. Wyatt Wells chronicles how the attack on cartels and monopoly abroad affected everything from energy policy and trade negotiations to the occupation of Germany and Japan.

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