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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 Truman… 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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Program ID:
295326-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 09, 2010 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 2021 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 09, 2010 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 10, 2010 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 10, 2010 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2010 | 12:39pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2010 | 6:38pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 26, 2010 | 12:38am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 26, 2010 | 6:38am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 13, 2021 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 14, 2021 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 21, 2021 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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