U.S. Containment Strategy After World War II

Professor Hitchcock lectured about the U.S. foreign policy strategy of containment between 1946-1950. After World War II, President Harry… read more

Professor Hitchcock lectured about the U.S. foreign policy strategy of containment between 1946-1950. After World War II, President Harry Truman initiated policies to prevent the spread of communism in Europe and Asia. This strategy of “containment” would result in decades of Cold War tension between the United States and the Soviet Union. Professor William Hitchcock presented the topic in a class lecture at the University of Virginia. close

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U.S. Containment Strategy After World War II

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Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 9, 2010
Last Aired:
Nov 26, 2010

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  • Oct 09, 2010 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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