Foreign and Military Policy in the Truman Era
Susan Hartmann talked about the challenges that President Truman faced with the public and Congress in passing his foreign and military… read more
Susan Hartmann talked about the challenges that President Truman faced with the public and Congress in passing his foreign and military policies. She noted that the public was more concerned about domestic concerns than foreign concerns following World War II. Bruce Kaufman focused on the politics of the military and President Truman.
“Foreign and Military Policy” was a session of the 2009 Harry S. Truman Legacy Symposium “Truman and Congress: A Conflicted Legacy,” held at the Key West Marriott Beachside Hotel. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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