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Cold war and détente

the American foreign policy process since 1945

by Paul Y. Hammond

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Y. Hammond ; under the general editorship of John Morton Blum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE744 .H345 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 370 p. :
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5186928M
      ISBN 10015507881X
      LC Control Number75006281

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Cold war and détente book text for A-level students looks at history from the begin /5(3). The Cambridge History of the Cold War: Volume 2, Crises and Détente - Kindle edition by Leffler, Melvyn P., Westad, Odd Arne. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Cambridge History of the Cold War: Volume 2, Crises and cturer: Cambridge University Press. Foreign Relations of the United States,Volume XXIII, Arab-Israeli Dispute, With the publication of these two books, the debate on the origins of the cold war launched by the “revisionist” historians of the s has been raised to a new level of courtesy, nuance, and scrupulous documentation.

This is not to say that in emphasis and structure Harriman’s war memoirs and Sherwin’s analysis of atomic [ ]. In fact, one can push the argument slightly further: while the division of Germany lay at the heart of the Cold War division of Europe and the unification of that country marked the end of that era, then something profound took place in the status of Germany as a result of the Cold war and détente book practiced, in particular, by West German chancellor Willy.

Describing detente as not only an era but also a strategy of waging the Cold War, the author examines the reasons that led to the rise of detente, explores the highlights of the era's reduced.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of o results for "Cold War" The Cold War: A. The book takes a tripartite approach to the era, distinguishing between the periods of, one, its origins and the development of bipolar geopolitical systems formed under the threat of mutually destructive thermonuclear war, from to the mids, two, the era of Détente between then and when the emphasis was upon stability, threat de-escalation, and mutual recognition, and, three, Cited by:   Cold War History During World War II, the United States and the Soviet Union fought together as allies against the Axis powers.

However, the relationship between the. This book is a fascinating introduction to the political history of the period to that includes the Détente. The book simplifies the issues Cold war and détente book the vast interconnecting network during a time of incredible s:   Buy The Rise and Fall of Detente: American Foreign Policy and the Transformation of the Cold War (Issues in the History of American Foreign Relations) by Jussi M.

Hanhimäki (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. Leading scholars explain how the Cold War seemed to stabilize after the Cuban Missile Crisis in and how this sense of increased stability developed into the detente era of the early s.

They also outline how conflicts in the Third World, as well as the interests and ideologies of the superpowers, eroded the detente cturer: Cambridge University Press. In the first book-length analysis of the origins of the October Arab-Israeli War, Craig Daigle draws on documents only recently made available to show how the war resulted not only from tension and competing interest between Arabs and Israelis, but also from.

Cold war to détente. London: Heinemann Educational, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors /. These conciliatory words toward America’s Cold War rival seemed surprising at the time, since Nixon had played important parts in Congress from to and as vice president from to in shaping confrontational American policies toward the Soviet Union and Communism.

Cold War To Detente (Studies in Modern History) Paperback – 26 Jan. by Colin Brown (Author), Peter Mooney (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings See all formats and editionsReviews: 4. Cold War and Detente: American Foreign Policy Process Since by Paul Y. Hammond Unfortunately we do not have a summary for this item at the moment Why buy from World of Books Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth.

Détente (French pronunciation: French: "relaxation") is the easing of strained relations, especially political, by verbal communication. The term, in diplomacy, originates from around when France and Germany tried unsuccessfully to reduce tensions. Most often, the term is used for a phase of the Cold was the policy of relaxing tensions between the Soviet Union and the West, as.

Cold War to Detente Paperback – 6 Dec. by Colin Brown (Author), Peter Mooney (Author) See all 5 formats and editions. Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price. Author: Colin Brown, Peter Mooney. Soviet leadership between cold war and détente. [Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Foreign Policy Research Institute] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /.

The Longman Companion to Cold War and Detente, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This series of focused reference wo 3/5(3). Containing essays by leading Cold War scholars, such as Wilfried Loth, Geir Lundestad and Seppo Hentilä, this volume offers a broad-ranging examination of the history of détente in the Cold War.

The ten years from to marked a deep transformation of the bipolar international system of the Cold War. The Cold War examines the complex arguments which divided East and West following the end of the Second World War, and analyzes its eight major phases, including: * the emergence of the Cold War *.

The Cold War was a period of geopolitical tension between the Soviet Union and the United States and their respective allies, the Eastern Bloc and the Western Bloc, after World War period is generally considered to span the Truman Doctrine to the dissolution of the Soviet term "cold" is used because there was no large-scale fighting directly between the two.

Detente and the End of the Cold War During the late s and early 60s both European alliance systems began to weaken somewhat; in the Western bloc, France began to explore closer relations with Eastern Europe and the possibility of withdrawing its forces from NATO.

In the Soviet bloc, Romania took the lead in departing from Soviet policy. Volume II of The Cambridge History of the Cold War examines the developments that made the Cold War a long-lasting international system during the s and s. A team of leading scholars explains how the Cold War seemed to stabilize after the Cuban Missile Crisis in and how this sense of increased stability evolved into the détente.

The Cold War by John Lewis Gaddis Allen Lane £20, pp It is more than 20 years since Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev met for their first summit in Geneva to begin the last Cold War. Detente, period of the easing of Cold War tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union from to The era was a time of increased trade and cooperation with the Soviet Union and the signing of the SALT treaties.

Relations cooled again following the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. Volume Two of The Cambridge History of the Cold War examines the developments that made the Cold War into a long-lasting international system during the s and s. Leading scholars explain how the Cold War seemed to stabilize after the Cuban Missile Crisis in and how this sense of increased stability developed into the detente era of /5(3).

Here's a great interpretation of Cold War events by historian John Gaddis. David Reynolds, One World Divisible, A Global History Since () A detailed textbook history of the Cold War.

The Cold War in the Middle East: Suez crisis to Camp David Accords Douglas Little; Cuba and the Cold War, Piero Gleijeses; The Sino-Soviet split Sergey Radchenko; Detente in the Nixon-Ford years, Robert D. Schulzinger; Nuclear proliferation and non-proliferation during the Cold War Francis J.

Gavin; Author Stephan Kieninger discusses his book, [The Diplomacy of Détente. Cooperative Security Policies from Helmut Schmidt to George Shultz], and a decade-long thawing of Cold War tensions. There are different opinions about the nature of Cold War Détente. Some attribute Détente to a change of leadership.

In the first decade of the Cold War, foreign policy had been defined by assertive ideologues like Joseph Stalin, Harry Truman and John Foster Dulles. By the late s and early s, however, these men were long gone.

Colin Bown is the author of Cold War to Detente ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Cold War To Détente ( avg rating, 3 /5(7). Why The Detente Didn 't End The Cold War Words | 10 Pages. Leonid Brezhnev Vs.

Mikhail Gorbachev Why the détente didn’t end the cold war The cold war, which lasted from approximatelywas a state of political and military tension between the powers of the western and the eastern bloc- as championed by the United States and the Soviet Union.

The phrase “Cold War” was coined by George Orwell in to describe the impact of the atomic bomb on world politics: “We may be heading not for a general breakdown but for an epoch as horribly stable as the slave empires of antiquity.” The Soviet Union, he wrote, was “at once unconquerable and in a permanent state of ‘cold war’ with its neighbors.”.

This book offers a major new interpretation of the Cold War and how its aftermath shaped the course of history. The history of the Cold War is more than the history of a confrontation. There is also a need to look into why the Cold War did not become more heated, and how it was finally overcome.

Wilfried Loth's book examines both these issues. Killing Detente tells the story of a major episode of intelligence intervention in politics in the mids that led to the derailing of detente between the Soviet Union and the United States and to the resurgence of the Cold War in the following decade.

Although the basic outlines of the story are already known, Anne Cahn succeeded in getting many previously declassified documents released. About the Book In keeping with the other titles in Robert J. McMahon’s Issues in the History of American Foreign Relations series, Jussi M.

Hanhimäki offers students and scholars a survey of the evolution of American foreign policy during a key period in recent history, the era of superpower détente and global transformation in the s. Get this from a library! Cold war to détente [Colin Bown; Peter J Mooney] -- International affairs in the post-war world have been dominated by the competition between Communist and anti-Communist powers for hegemony in particular areas and for world influence in general.

Détente (the relaxing of tensions) was one of the main features of the Cold War in the s. The US and the USSR were able to reduce the amount of. The Cold War by John Lewis Gaddis (p, Allen Lane, £20) The Global Cold War: Third World Interventions and the Making of Our Times by Odd Arne Westad (pp, Cambridge, £25).

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