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History- Vietnam war
I have a debate coming up, and I got the worst side and topic possible. I need to debate that the Vietnam War was not an example of Imperialism. I've learned the definition of Imperialism, and I have also gone through the arduous task of learning the history of the Vietnam war...
Saturday, September 13, 2008 at 10:30pm by Jose
History: Vietnam War
I need key FEMALE figures in the anti-war movements for the vietnam war. If you can add detail that would be great.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 5:11pm by RSH
First, your School Subject is History. The short answer to your question is that the U.S. was afraid the Communists would take over Vietnam. We entered their civil war (which we call the Vietnam War) at the request of South Vietnam to fight the Communists of North Vietnam. As ...
Saturday, May 23, 2009 at 8:45pm by Ms. Sue
History- Vietnam war
Let's look at the facts. The Cold War was in full force. The American rhetoric portrayed an evil Communist-dominated world unless SOMEONE did something about it. South Vietnam pleaded for our help to defend it in its civil war against the Communist North Vietnam. The fear of ...
Saturday, September 13, 2008 at 10:30pm by Ms. Sue
Compare Nixon's policies of engagment to foreign policy strategies during the Cold War. Describe the connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War. Explain the political and social outcomes of the end of the war in Vietnam.
Monday, April 25, 2011 at 9:33am by Gloria Jackson
After the fall of Saigon in 1975, Americans drew very different “lessons” from the experience of defeat in Vietnam. Analyze how the country polarized politically around some of the meanings and “lessons” of the Vietnam War? ( how hawks & doves might have viewed these lessons)
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 8:13pm by brooke
The U.S. has fought in many wars, including the following Revolutionary War War of 1812 Civil War Spanish-American War World War I World War II Korean War Vietnam War Gulf War Iraq War Which of those wars are you asking about?
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 5:23pm by Ms. Sue
Describe the connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War, noting how each affected the other. o Explain the political and social outcomes of the end of the Vietnam War. any websites to look at?
Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 11:51pm by scooby91320002
To get you started -- The doves said -- "We told you so -- we should never have fought in Vietnam." The hawks said -- "We could have won this war if the country had been behind us and given us all of the military power we needed." I've visited Vietnam twice -- for a total of ...
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 8:13pm by Ms. Sue
us history vietnam war
How did President Kennedy respond to the news that the Viet Cong were winning their war against the non-communist government of South Vietnam? A. Kennedy sent combat troops to fight the Viet Cong. B. Kennedy ordered the U.S. Air Force to bomb North Vietnam. C. Kennedy sent ...
Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 11:48am by jenny
What was the connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War and how they affected each other? What was the political and social outcome of the end of the Vietnam War? Can anyone help me get started and include other reference sites for more information. Thank you.
Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 10:50am by Lisa
Which statement BEST describes Vietnam int he years following the Vietnam war ? A.Vietnam was a country divided by communism and dominated y captialist investment. B.Vietnam was a country mired in prverty and unable to attract foreign captital. C.Vietnamn was a country ...
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 8:13pm by Ciara's Sister
http://www.google.com/search?q=history+of+vietnam+war&aq=f&oq=history+of+vietnam+war&aqs=chrome.0.57j0l3j62l2.4229j0&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 I was in high school then, and we were always told that the US troops were there to keep Communists from taking over. I'm sure now that...
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 12:35am by Writeacher
ap us history
criticize my ap us history dbq question that i made for a project During the 1960s, the united states moved from indirect into direct involvement in the vietnam war in order to stop the spread of communism. In light of the following documents and your knowledge of the time ...
Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 6:31pm by kevin
Here's a quote taken directly from a website, 'history learning site' (try googling it) Vietnamisation was the term used by Richard Nixon to describe US policy towards South Vietnam in the later stages of the Vietnam War. Vietnamisation was Nixon’s desired policy to enable ...
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 4:54am by Milia
1)Why might the US have been concerned early in the war about China's attitude toward US involvenemt on the south side of vietnam? 2) What might have been the effect on the vietnam war if the border of Laos had been closed and N. Vietnam had not been able to operate in the ...
Sunday, May 4, 2008 at 12:30pm by MW
A., B., and D. are all reasons that Americans opposed the Vietnam War. As far as I know, Vietnam still doesn't have nuclear weapons.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at 9:36pm by Ms. Sue
The three main issues of the 1968 presidential campaign between Richard Nixon and Hubert Humphrey included all of the following EXCEPT a. violence and disorder b. the energy shortage c. racial unrest d. the war in vietnam ------------------------my answer: B? vietnam war was ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at 9:00pm by CM
We tried to help South Vietnam retain its independence and democracy. However, we lost the war and South Vietnam and North Vietnam reunited to become Vietnam.
Wednesday, May 28, 2008 at 5:06pm by Ms. Sue
How would I persuade someone that the Vietnam war was the most devisive war in American History?
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 10:10pm by Logan
Why did the US intervene in Vietnam, during the Vietnam War, and support Diem's regime for econommic reasons? Not only for America's own good but for what else?
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 12:35am by sarah
Can you please check these sentences? Thank you very much. 1) Vietnam was divided into two parts after World War Two. North Vietnam was communist under the governement of Ho Chi Minh whereas South Vietnam was under control of the US. 2) The USA started to send soldiers to ...
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 3:22am by Mike
Vietnam stole its thunder. The headlines were Vietnam, so the landing had a great, shortlived emotional pride. But then the reality of the war returned. It was almost surreal....America was toying with great minds and achievments in space, on the moon, but stuck in the mood ...
Friday, November 14, 2008 at 9:42pm by bobpursley
Vietnam war HELP
The US was fighting the wrong war: The US supported a very corrupt SVientnam government, and the citizens wanted a change. It was a civil war, not of US economic importance (except for FIreston Rubber , a plantation owner). Secondly, the US was loosing many, many soldiers in ...
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 1:07pm by bobpursley
Johnson inherited the War, but he also pursued his goal of the Great Society. The Vietnam war put people to work, fighting the war as well as producing munitions.
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 7:15pm by Ms. Sue
Can someone explain this question to me and help me find some sites. I'm a little lost. Describe the connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War, noting how each affected the other. Explain the political and social outcomes of the end of the Vietnam War. Use at least...
Sunday, July 13, 2008 at 4:50pm by Noah
Vietnam war HELP
Why did the war in Vietnam result in such widespread opposition?
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 1:07pm by Mary Ann
history/how wars affect government power
Analyze (using specific examples) how America’s wars and national emergencies (World War I, Great Depression, World War II, early Cold War, Vietnam, and 9/11) have prompted the national government to assume larger and larger powers. specifically, How did Cold War conflicts, ...
Thursday, June 4, 2009 at 2:44pm by brooke
War veterans -- which war? Revolutionary? 1812? Civil? Spanish-American? WWI? WWII? Korean? Vietnam? First Gulf War? Are you asking about the GI Bill of the 1940s?
Thursday, October 16, 2008 at 5:27pm by Ms. Sue
US history multiple choice
1. Lydon Johnson's ultimate reaction to public opinion regarding the Vietnam War was to: A. run on his growing popularity. B. not seek reelection because he was so popular. C. admit an error and lower the number of troops in Vietnam. D. not seek reelection because the war was ...
Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 5:02pm by anthony
why did the anti-war protest hurt the united states during the Vietnam war?
Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 10:43pm by K
I need to pick a term paper topic involving American History. I want to do something about a controversy during a war time, but I don't know what to pick. Maybe something during the Vietnam War or the Gulf War? Where could I find thesis ideas or do you have any suggestions?
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 5:03pm by Dan
History became a subject through war. People who wanted to wage war would study how someone before them waged their war, and they would take from it whatever they could to win the war they were planning. It's evolved over the years to encompass more -- the why and how of ...
Saturday, June 13, 2009 at 3:39pm by Stphstvn
Critics of American policy in Vietnam claimed all of the following except that a. the war was a civil conflict in which the United States had no part. b. the president had subverted the role of Congress in declaring war. c. the North Vietnamese Communists were armed with ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at 9:36pm by CM
You can start with your text book. Also -- you can Google specific topics such as -- Vietnam War Cold War
Friday, May 14, 2010 at 2:24pm by Ms. Sue
In the 1950s, the U.S. was battling Communism. We fought a long, bloody war in Korea to help South Korea remain democratic. In the 50s, a war between Communist and democratic sympathizers in Vietnam led to war there. The U.S. stepped in to help South Vietnam oppose the North ...
Sunday, June 29, 2008 at 9:44pm by Ms. Sue
One thing they differ on after the war is communism. During the war, hawks painted the picture of the Commies coming down to take over the world, and doves saw the war much as a peasant revolt against corrupt politicans, the US (and France), and their lackeys. In truth, the ...
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 at 8:13pm by bobpursley
its not a homework it's a review. domestic---> because of the assassination of MLK Jr and also Ronald Kennedy, the first living room war because of the Vietnam war, the end of the Vietnam war, civil rights act of 1968, housing act of 1968, civil rights movement, NASA ...
Monday, June 7, 2010 at 4:17am by Masm
When was the Vietnam War?
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 4:39pm by bobpursley
I suggest you Google: Vietnam War Controversy and Gulf War controversy You'll find many articles about these two subjects.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 5:03pm by Ms. Sue
Students protests helped during the vietnam war in many ways for example braught their cause attention and many other other things including heling to end the war.
Sunday, February 8, 2009 at 5:16pm by tera
why did the Vietnam war last so long?
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at 12:19am by kathy
Can you please check if the following questions are correct? 1) Which Lennon’s song became a special song for peace? 2) In which other Lennon’s song is there a strong anti-war message? 3) Who was Vietnam a colony of? Or Which country was ..? Vietnam was a French colony. 4) In ...
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 8:20am by Franco
What is the connection with student unrest and the Vietnam War?
Sunday, January 20, 2008 at 8:16pm by Anonymous
In 1954, the French gave up control of their colony in Vietnam, primarily because of: A. A bloody war for independence fought by Communists under Ho Chi Minh. B. The entry of the United States into the war in Vietnam. C. Invasion by the Japanese. D. Promises that the new ...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 1:54pm by Anonymous
The biggest connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War was that it was young people who actually fought that war. Every young man had to register for the draft (selective service) and many were called into the service. Check these sites. http://www.english.uiuc.edu/...
Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 10:50am by Ms. Sue
Try some of the following links for in formation: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=why+the+Vietnam+war+lasted+so+longenges Sra
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at 12:19am by SraJMcGin
Were the Korean and Vietnam Wars part of the Cold War? Thanks!
Wednesday, March 26, 2008 at 12:16pm by Liam
the political and social outcomes of the end of the Vietnam War
Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 7:23am by karen
what were the political and social outcomes of the end of the Vietnam War?
Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 10:53am by beth
What was "the late war" ? (My teacher said it's not Vietnam....) Thank you
Monday, December 13, 2010 at 7:07pm by APpreciative student
How were LBJ's war on poverty and Vietnam related?
Sunday, June 5, 2011 at 7:15pm by Jessie
Ms. Sue those sound like argumentative topics, as in you must pick a side and argue for it. From the likes of it, this is a research topic. So you should instead do: The civil war The vietnam war Kennedy assassination Harry Truman's presidency
Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 10:38pm by Joey
This article explains it very well. http://www.americanforeignrelations.com/O-W/The-Vietnam-War-and-Its-Impact-Nixon-s-peace-with-honor.html
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 4:24pm by Ms. Sue
Comments please? what is your opinion? History
Civil rights movement Peaceniks during the Vietnam War -- and probably today during the Iraqi War Environmental responsibility, starting with Rachel Carson's Silent Spring
Sunday, October 12, 2008 at 12:00pm by Ms. Sue
As the war went on and on with many American casualties and tales of American atrocities, many people decided that we were fighting a hopeless and useless war. We voted to get rid of those politicians who continued to push for a military victory in Vietnam.
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 7:09pm by Ms. Sue
Check these sites. http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/vietnam/postwar.htm http://www.americanforeignrelations.com/O-W/The-Vietnam-War-and-Its-Impact-Political-lessons.html
Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 10:53am by Ms. Sue
How did the war in vietnam change American foreign policy?
Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at 2:13am by Nathan
describe the connection between student unrest and the vietnam war
Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 4:12pm by Anonymous
a. Examine the political and social outcomes of the end of the war in Vietnam
Wednesday, July 2, 2008 at 8:46pm by Anonymous
According to King, how did the Vietnam War affect U.S. policy at home?
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 1:45am by Brianna
US History II
Yes. The Vietnam War split many Americans from their family and neighbors. Many were totally against the war and didn't hesitate to voice their opinions. Also -- at the same time, the Civil Rights movement also divided the country.
Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 7:34pm by Ms. Sue
The US definitely was involved in the politics of Southeast Asia during and since the war in Vietnam. Here are some pictures: http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=Vietnam+War&btnG=Search+Images&gbv=2
Sunday, November 23, 2008 at 3:14pm by GuruBlue
Many people, especially students, came to oppose the Vietnam War as a horrible mistake perpetrated by our government. Students, who were liable to be drafted to fight, kill, and perhaps be killed, protested the war, the draft, and anything connected with the war. http://...
Sunday, July 13, 2008 at 4:50pm by Ms. Sue
ok . . . I'm a little slow . . so the Vietnam war was the impact of the U.S political climate of the 50s?
Sunday, June 29, 2008 at 9:44pm by Bretagne
What do you think the Vietnam War was about? What have you learned from your book?
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at 6:21pm by Ms. Sue
Many historians argue that the vietnam war in Vietnam was a profoundly disillusioning experience for Americans. Would you agree? Did the Vietnam experience signal a fundamental shift in the American foreign policy? what have been the consequences for american foreign policy in...
Monday, December 13, 2010 at 11:24pm by ally
3) Who was Vietnam a colony of? Or Which country was ..? Vietnam was a French colony. Of what country was Vietnam a colony? 5. When did the Vietnamese War end?
Monday, March 22, 2010 at 8:20am by GuruBlue
#1 - add a comma after "Minh" -- however, the sentence is not accurate. The US was not in Vietnam right after World War Two. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam#First_Indochina_War Read the paragraph right before the section called Vietnam War. #2 - You need to add "In the ...
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 3:22am by Writeacher
I am struggling to figure out the way that student potests effected the Vietnam War can anyone help?
Sunday, February 8, 2009 at 5:16pm by Brian
Explain Nixon’s strategy of ending the Vietnam War using “peace with honor?”
Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 4:24pm by Anonymous
How did the Vietnam War, and the domestic opposition to it, come to dominate American politics in the 1960s?
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 7:09pm by carol
ap us history
"... to what extent do you agree with the U.S involvment in the Vietnam war." No one can answer this but you.
Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 6:31pm by Writeacher
How many innocent South Vietnamese citizens were killed during the Vietnam war?
Monday, April 16, 2012 at 5:46pm by hannah
Political and social outcomes of the end of the Vietnam War - does anyone have any web sites for me to look at?
Sunday, January 20, 2008 at 8:52pm by Anonymous
Describe the connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War, noting how each affected the other.
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:37pm by evelyn
So let me get this right, the Vietnam War divided the supporters and the opponents of the war and the opponents which was against the war, joined the counterculture in the 1960's to make it a larger group; because during this time people were trying to make peace and love and ...
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 at 5:15pm by NL0308
did antiwar protests help or hurt the united states during the Vietnam War? i have no idea!!
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at 2:54pm by Kathy
No wait i meant to put "helped" i wrote the question wrong! sorry HOW DID THE ANTI-WAR PROTEST HELP THE UNITED STATES DURING THE VIETNAM WAR? && one thing i know is that the United States started to believe that we should have been fighting in the first place.
Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 10:43pm by K
at home, there were violent protests against the Vietnam War made by students, such as the Kent State Protest
Sunday, January 20, 2008 at 8:16pm by jujube
Describe the connection between student unrest and the Vietnam War? Please help, I am stuck on this and the info from my research is not that detailed. Thank You.
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 3:28pm by Kawika
US history HELP
One of Johnson’s major goals in Vietnam was to: 1. keep the Soviets and Chinese from attacking elsewhere in Asia 2. use nuclear weapons to end the war as quickly as possible 3. use the war to unite the country at home 4. avoid losing it to communism 5. kill as many Vietnamese ...
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 1:15pm by HM
Vietnam was divided between North Vietnam and South Vietham.
Monday, June 2, 2008 at 8:41pm by Ms. Sue
for other event in 1960 i want to draw something related with vietnam war but there too much things i not know what to draw i think hard and idea come that maybe i draw TV picture and write beside as caption that Vietnam first war seen live on TV. Questions begin arising when ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at 1:42pm by Mohammad
What was the name of the nonmilitary struggle between the United States and its allies (anti-Communists) and the former Soviet Union and its allies (Communists) that began shortly after World War II and continued through the 1980s? a. Cold War. b. Bolshevik War. c. Vietnam ...
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 6:00pm by Brann
Thank you very much very much for your help. I just wanted to make sure about the grammar in the following sentences, too. 1) He found many things which he wanted to take ashore. Therefore/so, he began searching for a boat in order to transport them to shore. 2) Which Lennon’s...
Sunday, March 21, 2010 at 5:14pm by Franco
What about the Vietnam War? What about the nuclear test ban treaty?
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at 6:21pm by Ms. Sue
3. In foreign affairs, perhaps Nixon's greateast accomplishment was a. abandoning realpolitik, or practical politics b. bringing about detente with the Soviet Union and with China c. establsihing the People's Republic of China d. ending the Vietnam War with a resounding ...
Tuesday, April 14, 2009 at 12:25pm by history
First of all, collect information about the Vietnam War and the supporters. Decide if you agree or disagree with them and have the "proof" why. The first paragraph will introduce the theme of your essay and could contain the thesis statement. The next paragraph (or more, if ...
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 9:04am by SraJMcGin
In the Vietnam War, the draft law was in effect. Many young men fled to Canada to avoid going to war.
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at 4:28pm by bobpursley
History- Vietnam war
Thanks for the help guys, I think what threw me off was the definition of Imperialism, I interpreted it as any spreading of ideals and values into another nation. Thanks once again!
Saturday, September 13, 2008 at 10:30pm by Jose
Here are a number of sites on student unrest in the 60s. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=+student+unrest+and+the+Vietnam+War&btnG=Google+Search These sites are on the effects: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=effects+of+Vietnam+war&btnG=Search
Sunday, July 13, 2008 at 4:50pm by GuruBlue
Vietnam had been a colony controlled by what nation prior to World War II? I say France
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 10:43pm by tracy
I need to write a one page extended response for the supporters of the Vietnam War. I was wondering if you could give me an idea of how to start it and a "guideline" becaseu I am really desperate
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 9:04am by Jason
i really need help with this: In foreign affairs, perhaps Nixon's greatest accomplishment was a. abandoning realpolitik, or practical politics b. bringing about detente with the Soviet Union and with China c. establishing the People's Republic of China d. ending the Vietnam ...
Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at 4:31pm by history
okay so what did vietnam war have to do with it ? was it the energy the war spread to the people? and what would be one counterculture for todays world?
Thursday, March 11, 2010 at 7:55pm by brandi nicole HELPPPPPP please!!!
Nixon's policy of "engagement" with the Communists was called detente. Rather than military confrontation, Nixon championed diplomatic conversations. Nixon ended the Vietnam war, went to Red China, and started the nuclear arms reduction treaties. Nixon's policy of detente lead...
Wednesday, July 2, 2008 at 8:46pm by ERICA
Vietnam war HELP
Many Americans didn't believe that Communists taking over Vietnam was a threat to the U.S. But despite the protests, many Americans and Vietnamese lost their lives or their health fighting this war. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opposition_to_the_U.S....
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 1:07pm by Ms. Sue
can you please check my answers 3.In China in the 1980s, commune-based agriculture was replaced by the _______ responsibility system. A. household B. community C. cultural<< D. Confucian _______________________________________ 4. Which of the following statements about ...
Monday, November 21, 2011 at 9:57am by mike
Describe the social structure and lifestyles of the 1960s Counterculture. How did the Vietnam War influence the Counterculture? Is there a counterculture today?
Monday, June 23, 2008 at 9:56am by will