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Origins, evolution, and nature of the Cold War

J. L. Black

Origins, evolution, and nature of the Cold War

an annotated bibliographic guide

by J. L. Black

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Published by ABC-Clio in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • World politics -- 1945-1989 -- Bibliography,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union -- Bibliography,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States -- Bibliography,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1953 -- Bibliography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementJ.L. Black.
      GenreBibliography.
      SeriesWar/peace bibliography series ;, #19
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6465.U5 B53 1986, E183.8.S65 B53 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 173 p. ;
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2534292M
      ISBN 100874363918
      LC Control Number85015032

      Daniel J. Sargent. Paperback 01 April A World of Nations. The International Order Since Second Edition $   An arms race, such as the U.S.-Soviet Cold War nuclear arms race, occurs when countries increase their military forces to gain superiority over one another.

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Origins, evolution, and nature of the Cold War by J. L. Black Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Cold War in Asia. In Octoberthe Communist party, led by Mao Zedong, came to power in China. The Communists had been fighting the Chinese Nationalists since the s, and although the civil war ended in because of the war against Japan, the fighting between Communists and Nationalists resumed in The origins of the Cold War involved the breakdown of relations between the Soviet Union and the United States, Great Britain and their allies in the years – The origins derive from diplomatic (and occasional military) confrontations stretching back decades, followed by the issue of political boundaries in Central Europe and non-democratic control of the East by the Soviet.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes indexes. Description: xxvii, pages ; 29 cm. Contents: History of the Cold War --Origins of the Cold War —The Debate --Image of the Enemy --The Actors —Memoirs and Biography --Canada and the Early Cold War / Norman Hillmer and John English --American-Soviet Relations --The Soviet.

A brief treatment of the Cold War follows. For full treatment, see international relations. Origins of the Cold War.

Following the surrender of Nazi Germany in May near the close of World War II, the uneasy wartime alliance between the United States and Great Britain on the one hand and the Soviet Union on the other began to unravel. And indeed, "Cold War" is exactly the term that has come to define the entire period from to In this curriculum unit students will learn how the Cold War began, from the agreements reached at Yalta and Potsdam in through the formation of Evolution in Origins, evolution, and nature of the Cold War: an annotated bibliographic guide.

Santa Barbara, Calif: ABC-Clio. MLA Citation. Black, J. Origins, evolution, and nature of the Cold War: an annotated bibliographic guide / J.L.

Black ABC-Clio Santa. The analysis presented in this work can cast a new light on existing interpretations of the origins of the Cold War, in particular with regard to the evolution of Stalin’s strategy in the transition from cooperation with the United States and Britain during the Second World War to ideological and geopolitical confrontation, and his impact on Author: Vesselin Dimitrov.

The book takes a tripartite approach to the era, distinguishing between the periods of, one, its origins and the development of bipolar geopolitical systems formed under the threat of mutually destructive thermonuclear war, from to the mids, two, the era of Détente between then and when the emphasis was upon stability, threat de /5().

In many ways, the Cold War began even before the guns fell silent in Germany and in the Pacific in Suspicion and mistrust had defined U.S.-Soviet relations for decades and resurfaced as soon as the alliance against Adolf Hitler was no longer necessary.

Competing ideologies and visions of the postwar world prevented U.S. president Harry S. “This is a brilliant book. It weaves together a wealth of insights from science, history, literature, philosophy and contemporary affairs into an accessible, lucid, and cogently argued defense of the role of human nature in war.” ―Robert L.

Holmes, Professor of Philosophy, University of Rochester, and author of On War and MoralityCited by: This book sheds new light on the origins and nature of modern military thinking. The ideas of Carl von Clausewitz ()--which remain at the core of strategic analysis today--have previously been examined apart from their 18th-century cultural and philosophical roots.

Gat here demonstrates the extent to which culture affects military theory by relating a series of military.

Martin Mc Cauley - Origins of the Cold War Review. Notes on origins of the cold war book. University. Anglia Ruskin University.

Module. History Special Subject (MOD) Book title Origins of the Cold War ; Author. Martin McCauley. Academic year. / Get this from a library. The nature of war: origins and evolution of violent conflict.

[Jim Stempel] -- "This thoughtful study journeys across time and disciplines to examine and sensibly explain human warfare, clarify its source and driving energy. Don Juan Manuel, reflecting deeply on the nature of the antagonism, is said to have called it a cold war.

What his manuscript actually says is probably "tepid" or "lukewarm." The rendition "cold" is the accidental result of erroneous editorial transcription in the s. For most Americans the origins and images of the Cold War are limited to U.S.-Soviet interaction since British historian Harbutt argues, however, that the Cold War actually began as the result of long-standing Anglo-Soviet differences, the most crucial of which concerned the limits of Soviet influence in Eastern Europe, Turkey, and Iran.3/5(7).

David S. Painter (born ) is an associate professor of international history at Georgetown is a leading scholar of the Cold War and United States foreign policy during the 20th century, with particular emphasis on their relation to oil. This book and the debate it stirs will surely advance the study of the cultural dimensions of the Cold War in Asia." - H-Diplo, Christopher E.

Goscha, Université du Québec à Montréal "The essays represent some of the most exciting work being done in international Cold War history." - H-Diplo, Jessica M. Chapman, Williams College. Origin of Cold War: Berlin blaockade etc.

made the cold was more furious. After the formation of NATO inthe Cold War took a halt. Second Phase (): In this phase a treaty was signed between Australia, New Zeland and America in September, which was known as ANZUS.

America also signed a treaty with Japan on 8 September,   JOHN LEWIS GADDIS is Distinguished Professor of History and director of the Contemporary History Institute at Ohio University. A graduate of the University of Texas, where he studied with Robert Divine, his books include The United States and the Origins of the Cold War (), Russia, the Soviet Union, and the United States (), Strategies of Containment Cited by: Zubok uses this dualistic framework to explain the shifting nature of Soviet policies from Joseph Stalin to Mikhail Gorbachev.

His book is divided into ten chapters which trace each leader and the significant phases of the Cold War. A Failed Empire begins with the origins of the Cold War under the leadership of Joseph Stalin.

Zubok asserts. The second lies in the cold-war collision between science and politics. Oparin graduated from Moscow State University inthe year of Russia's October Revolution, and his ideas were forged Cited by: 6. Humans. We have been around for a while now.

When we think about our past we think about ancient civilizations, the pyramids, stuff like that. But this is .The Evolution of Everything is about bottom-up order and its enemy, the top-down twitch - the endless fascination human beings have with design rather than evolution, with direction rather than emergence.

Drawing on anecdotes from science, economics, history, politics, and philosophy, Matt Ridley's wide-ranging, highly opinionated opus demolishes conventional .