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Detente or Cold War II

Adam Bromke

Detente or Cold War II

East-West relations after Afghanistan

by Adam Bromke

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Published by Canadian Institute of International Affairs in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World politics -- 1975-1985.,
  • Detente.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAdam Bromke.
    SeriesBehind the headlines ;, v. 38, no. 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1034 .B4 vol. 38, no. 2, D849.5 .B4 vol. 38, no. 2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3891245M
    LC Control Number81452705

      The series that engaged more often with the Cold War was Bob Haney’s The Brave and the Bold, which is not surprising, since anything could happen on the pages of that book. Haney’s approach to writing was apparently to throw in every idea he could come up with, no matter how outrageous, in the hopes of knocking readers out. World War II. Russia’s role as both an adversary and an ally during the Second World War lays the foundation for its complicated but critical relationship with the rest of the world today. The period roughly from to was known as the Cold War, in which the powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its allies in Warsaw Pact.

      Chapter 2: “Thawing the Cold War”: Lyndon Johnson, Bridge Building, and the Search for Détente, – Chapter 3: Peaceful Engagement and Plans for Europe’s Transformation, – Part II: Setbacks and Survival: The Longevity of America’s Transformation Policy during the Nixon and Ford Years, –Brand: Lexington Books. The Cold War was a geopolitical chess match between the United States, the Soviet Union, and both parties’ allies in which the major power players sought to project their respective ideologies across the globe in the wake of colonialism’s collapse following World War Two. The period occurred between , the year of the Truman Doctrine.

      W Laqueur article appraises East-West detente following Oct Middle East war; says detente has taken some 'knocks' as result of war--despite assurances from Pres Nixon, US Sec of State Kissinger. East-West Conflict: Short Cold War and Long Détente An Essay on Terminology and Periodization Gottfried Niedhart. The Long Détente and the Soviet Bloc, – Csaba Békés. PART II: EAST-WEST TRADE Soviet Snowdrops in the Ice Age? The Surprising Attempt of an Early Economic Détente in Mikhail Lipkin European Long-Term Investments.


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Cold War History During World War II, the United States and the Soviet Union fought together as allies against the Axis powers.

However, the relationship between the two nations was a tense one. From the late s to the late s, the Cold War was highlighted by a period known as “détente” – a welcome easing of tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union.

While the period of détente resulted in productive negotiations and treaties on nuclear arms control and improved diplomatic relations, events at the end of the decade would bring the superpowers.

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Détente (French pronunciation: French: "relaxation") is the easing of strained relations, especially political, by verbal communication.

The term, in diplomacy, originates from around when France and Germany tried unsuccessfully to reduce tensions. Most often, the term is used for a phase of the Cold was the policy of relaxing tensions between the Soviet Union. The following article on the Cold War Detente is an excerpt from Lee Edwards and Elizabeth Edwards Spalding’s book A Brief History of the Cold War It is available to order now at Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

Detente, period of the easing of Cold War tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union from to The era was a time of increased trade and cooperation with the Soviet Union and the signing of the SALT treaties.

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Author Stephan Kieninger discusses his book, [The Diplomacy of Détente. Cooperative Security Policies from Helmut Schmidt to George Shultz], and a. But the greatest difference between Cold War I and Cold War II has to do with the relationship of military power to trade policy.

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The Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union lasted from the end of World War II until the end of the s. Over the course of five decades, they never came to blows directly.

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Cold War: Cuban Missile Crisis to Detente Timeline. Jan 2, The Four Power Agreement on Berlin between the four World War II allies—Britain, France, the United States, and Soviet Union—finally resolves critical issues created during the occupation of Germany in The Western powers agree to recognize East Berlin as the capital.

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Volume II of The Cambridge History of the Cold War examines the developments that made the Cold War a long-lasting international system during the s and s. A team of leading scholars explains how the Cold War seemed to stabilize after the Cuban Missile Crisis in and how this sense of increased stability evolved into the détente.

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Two decades after the Second World War, Soviet-American tension had become a way of life. Fears of nuclear conflict between the two superpowers peaked in in the wake of the Cuban Missile Crisis, paving the way for some of the earliest agreements on nuclear arms control, including the Limited Test Ban Treaty in   Detente chronicles the period of relative calm in the Cold War during the s, including Nixon's opening to China and the rise of the various dissident movements in Eastern Europe and the Soviet.

The Second Cold War - s: Carter was severely damaged by his handling of the Islamic Revolution of in Iran - Islamist led by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini forced the anti-Communist US-backed Shah out of power End of détente in USA reacted by electing strongly anti-Communist Ronald Reagan to office in.

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super power following World War II. Many of the Allies were deeply affected by the war financially and were struggling, thus leaving a vacuum that needed to be filled.The Second Cold War (also called the New Cold War, Cold War II or Renewed Great Power Competition [non-primary source needed]) is a term used to describe a post-Cold-War era of political and military tension between opposing geopolitical power blocs, with one bloc typically reported as being led by either Russia or China and the other led by the United States.