Essays Tagged: "foreign policies"

This essay is an article about the CIA sponsored Contra group in Nicaragua.

much better way to make the money required. Ready for the surprise? To make the millions spent on "foreign policies" the us has decided to go Yes that's right, even though congress has passed laws th ...

(1 pages) 54 0 4.4 May/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Who was to blame for the Cold War?

n. It is necessary, therefore, to examine the role of Stalin as a catalyst to the Cold War.Stalin's foreign policies contributed an enormous amount to the tensions of the Cold War. His aim, to take ad ... esentative from the United States. "Truman...had been kept in complete ignorance by Roosevelt about foreign policy,"3 which meant that Truman was not aware of the secret assurances of security Rooseve ...

(6 pages) 268 1 4.3 Jun/1994

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

Egypt and Kuwait: A Comparison of Two Arab Countries

like Iraq. Both have different realities facing them in today's complicated world stage, and their foreign policies reflect their realities. I will compare the foreign policies of Kuwait and Egypt, a ... us and denied opportunities for public roles. Also, Kuwait has been criticized for its treatment of foreign laborers, especially poor women from the Philippines and Indonesia, who come to work as chea ...

(18 pages) 175 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Germany's situation between 1924-29

y to be seen as a true reflection of Germany's situation between period, only an examination of the foreign policies as well as political, and economical factors of the time will give us a conclusive ... luence and (practical) guidance of Gustav Stressemann. He was chancellor for only 100 days and then foreign minister until his death in 1929.Some historians have come to question how healthy (successf ...

(4 pages) 42 0 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

The Costs and Consequences of American Empire.

book, Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire, analyses chronically the effects of foreign policies the United States pursued during the Cold War and into the present day. He especial ... licies the United States implemented in East Asia.He challenges the ways in which the United States foreign policies approaches the world, and in particular, he criticizes the Pentagon's role in promo ...

(5 pages) 106 0 3.4 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Cuban Missile Crisis.

alist western bloc and a communist eastern bloc. Both blocs sought to further the interests of its' foreign policies which in turn created hostility and suspicion between the two. The Cuban Missile Cr ... needed money to Cuba however despite this they still did not like the idea of being controlled by a foreign power. There had already been three unsuccessful rebellions against USA rule. In 1953 a new ...

(20 pages) 276 2 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Tensions between the French and English speaking Canadians.

the history of the English and French speaking Canadians prove that Canada is an impossible nation. Foreign Policies, such as the Naval Services Bill, the Boer War and Conscription all contribute to w ... apparent that the French and English speaking Canadians do not have what it takes to be one nation.Foreign Policies Issues had a lot to do with the decision of wether or not Canada should be one nati ...

(6 pages) 84 1 2.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The symbolic relationship between foreing policy,domestic issues and economic constraints.

In every country, there exists a symbolic relationship between foreign policy and between two factors: Where a country is located and the domestic issues or econom ... raints. Depending on economic strength, military power and the type of government of a country, the foreign policies will vary. Post World War II, in the 1960's, foreign policies of the U.S were propo ... in the 1960's, foreign policies of the U.S were proposed, reviewed and put to use according to the foreign problem/ political event. In the case of the Vietnam War, there was failure to create public ...

(6 pages) 80 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

"Inside The Kremlin's Cold War: From Stalin to Khrushchev"

ries of intimate portraits that take the reader into the minds of the Soviet leaders who shaped the foreign policies and showed their motivation for directing Soviet political life as they did. Perhap ... ies.The central interpretive argument of Zubok and Pleshakov to channel the understanding of Soviet foreign policy in the Cold War is a revolutionary-imperial paradigm that joined an imperial nature a ...

(4 pages) 71 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Why did the United States adopt a policy of containment?

The term containment, introduced by the Truman Administration, describes the foreign policy pursued by the United States after the Second World War. The policy itself was an att ... ry were considered to be the largest threat to the Western World. Arguably all of the United States foreign policies after the Second World War were in one way or another directed towards that of the ... e restoration of the balance of power within Europe. According to Kennan, the ultimate goal of U.S. foreign policy should not be the division of the World into Soviet and American Spheres of influence ...

(7 pages) 230 1 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

This essay is about the foreing policies that the u.s. has towards third world countries and how the CIA is involved.

It's correct to identify that there is a pattern to U.S. foreign policies towards 3rd world countries. By examining some of the actions, military and non mil ... its own economical interest, the U.S. will be involved directly or indirectly. To really understand foreign main policies objectives towards 3rd world countries, one has to narrow it down to two main ... wing governments indirectly.In the second segment of the documentary "What we have learn about U.S. foreign policies", John Stockwell, former CIA Station Chief Angola Task Force, and highest-ranking C ...

(3 pages) 55 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Following the formation of the United States and the adoption of the US Constitutionthe earily presidents helped to improve the stability of the new country through their foreign policies.

Adams, and James Madison all helped to improve the stability of the new found country through their foreign policies. First of all, Washington, believing that it was his responsibility to deal with fo ... rope. Early in his administration Washington determined that it was his responsibility to deal with foreign policy. This interpretation of the US Constitution allowed Washington to declare neutrality ...

(4 pages) 54 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Opic: Mussolini and Fascist Italy

of people who would follow and be committed to Mussolini as 'Il Duce', with the regimes aggressive foreign policies, Mussolini had only achieved this to a certain extent. Mussolini had the understand ...

(4 pages) 25 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Six Day (1967) War

he most important event in the history of modern Israel. It radically changed both the domestic and foreign policies of the government. The Six-Day War set the stage for the political situation in Isr ...

(7 pages) 80 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Security / A brief look of security post 9-11.

guidelines and laws are a result of the tragic events of 9-11. Everything from the food you eat to foreign policies and affairs have been impacted by this new level of security. Some of these new act ...

(2 pages) 160 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Otto von Bismarck and his foreign policies

Bismarck's foreign policies had permanently changed the European balanced of power, which found its expression ... es full of cultural and social diversities into German Empire, but most of all with his progressive foreign policies Bismarck had permanently changed the European balanced of power, which found its ex ... nsequences. Once the empire was established, he actively and skillfully pursued pacific policies in foreign affairs, succeeding in preserving the peace in Europe for about two decades.Until the end of ...

(6 pages) 75 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Powerful rulers during the age of the monarchy: Queen Elizabeth I and Czarina Catherine the Great

e success was due to their attention to all aspects of rule, in particular, economics, society, and foreign policy. Two monarchs who show their strengths and weaknesses in these categories are Elizabe ... f Russia. Though similar in some methods of their rule, Catherine and Elizabeth held very different foreign policies. These differences are what shaped their unique legacies.Catherine the Great and El ...

(4 pages) 60 2 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The cuban crisis and foreign policy

of this attitude towards America by Cubans can be linked to a number of factors resulting from the foreign policies dictated by the Castro government, after the revolution that brought it to power in ...

(2 pages) 36 1 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Presidents during the Progressive Era

licy in areas where the United States had little or no power.Theodore Roosevelt is said to have two foreign policies. One policy was in Latin America and the Caribbean, where he was aggressive, bombas ... oo late to acquire their own sphere of influence, because most of China had already been divided by foreign countries. So to get rid of these spheres of influence and to allow the Americans to trade i ...

(14 pages) 69 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

How the industrial and economic differences of the north and south helped cause the Civil War

ty on industry put a high demand on tariffs , which would protect the manufactured goods from cheap foreign policies. Although labor was greatly needed, encouragement of immigration caused the norther ...

(8 pages) 84 2 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars