Assess new forms of Nationalism that formed out of self-determination and how the U.S shaped policy in response to the threat of Communism.
Use the Learning Resources listed under Week Two (omit the Brown Vs. Board document), Course Resources under eReserves, and the links provided:
- What is Self Determination?
- Self Determination
- Nationalism, Ethnicity and Democracy: Contemporary Manifestations
1st Post: How do you think post self-determination political ideologies influenced new forms of nationalism and what role did self-determination play in the spread of Communism?
2nd Post: Choose a region and answer the following question:
How did U.S foreign policy respond to the growing threat of communism in â€¦…….?
- Middle East: http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=11007
- China: http://www.e-ir.info/2008/07/16/the-cold-war-and-china/
- Asian-Pacific: https://apjjf.org/-Kimie-Hara/2211/article.html
- Eastern Europe: https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/europe/1965-01-01/communist-rule-eastern-europe
- Place this discussion under your first post.
How did the concept of self-determination play a role in shaping foreign policy?
- You can select a particular region or provide an overall assessment.