Ch 10: Post World War II Politics & Culture

About This Chapter

If you need to review post-World War II topics for an exam, essay, class project or homework assignment, then you're in the right place. This fun history chapter offers short lessons and quizzes that can help you quickly strengthen your understanding of politics and culture after the war.

Post World War II Politics & Culture - Chapter Summary

In this expertly taught history chapter, you'll review a series of engaging video lessons that cover politics and culture in the post-WWII era. Complete these lessons to strengthen your understanding of the time period's foreign policy, domestic policy, activist movements and more. By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Describe foreign and domestic policy in America following WWII
  • Summarize the history of the Civil Rights Movement during the 1950s and 1960s
  • Recognize other significant activist movements of the late 1960s and early 1970s

When you're finished with a lesson, try the accompanying self-assessment quiz to remember important historical figures, dates, events, etc. Make sure you fully understand the material by taking the chapter exam, and use the Ask the Expert feature if you have any questions. The chapter is also available online 24/7, which makes it easy to study these history topics whenever your schedule allows.

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