Describe the response of the United States to communist expansion in Europe, including the Truman Doctrine, the Marshall Plan, the Berlin Airlift (1948), and the formation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Students will examine significant ideas, beliefs and themes; organize patterns and events; analyze how individuals and societies have changed over time in Maryland and the United States.
Challenges of the Post War World (1946–1968)
Students will demonstrate understanding of the cultural, economic, political, social and technological developments from 1946–1968.
Analyze the causes, events, and policies of the Cold War between 1946–1968.