WWII at home: Examine the nation’s role in World War II and the impacts on domestic affairs.
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Examine roles of significant World War II leaders, including: Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and George S. Patton.
Trace the way in which the US government took control of the economy through rationing, price controls, limitations on labor unions, the sale of bonds and wage controls.
Analyze war crimes committed during World War II, including: The Holocaust, the Bataan Death March, the Nuremberg Trials, including: the post-war Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and the Genocide Convention.
Explain the isolationist debate as it evolved from the 1920s to the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the subsequent change in United States’ foreign policy.
Describe the mobilization of various industries to meet war needs.