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U.S. Wars WWII-Present
Track # 382445
Annotations by:  Brandi Slatton
 Track Category
High School (9-12)
Social Sciences
Last Modified:
Jul 7, 2009
Extended learning
 Track Description
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This track is designed to take a closer look at U.S. military involvement in recent wars or conflicts.


Investigate the effects of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the United States:

  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Patriot Act
  • Transportation Security Act
  • Operation Enduring Freedom

 Investigate the role of the United States in global conflicts:

  • Korean Conflict
  • Vietnam Conflict
  • Operation Desert Shield/Storm

 Investigate the origins of the Cold War (e.g., Yalta Conference, division of Europe, United Nations,  Truman Doctrine, Marshall Plan, Berlin Crisis)

Summarize Japanese motives for attacking Pearl Harbor

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