Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: The Kellogg-Briand Pact and the Outlawing of War

The Kellogg-Briand Pact and the Outlawing of War

Professor Oona Hathaway discussed the signing of the Kellogg-Briand Pact and how it outlawed war. She described how nations struggled to enforce this pact when Japan invaded Manchuria. The Stimson Doctrine is also discussed.

Description

Professor Oona Hathaway discussed the signing of the Kellogg-Briand Pact and how it outlawed war. She described how nations struggled to enforce this pact when Japan invaded Manchuria. The Stimson Doctrine is also discussed.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Explain what the 1928 Kellogg-Briand Pact attempted to do? What were problems with this?
  • How did the Japanese invasion of Manchuria challenge the Kellogg-Briand Pact?
  • What was the Stimson Doctrine and why was it significant?
  • How did the Kellogg-Briand Pact change the role of war in foreign policy?

Additional Resource

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Kellogg-briand Pact
    • Manchuria
    • Non-recognition
    • Sanctions
    • Stimson Doctrine
    • Treaty

    Topics

    Foreign PolicyU.S. HistoryWorld History

    Grades

    High SchoolUniversity