Ch 8: The Brezhnev Years of the Cold War

About This Chapter

Review facts about events that transpired during Brezhnev's era and his impact on the Cold War with this short chapter. You can refer to these lessons if you're looking to supplement your history class materials or simply need to prepare for academic assessment or college credit exams.

The Brezhnev Years of the Cold War - Chapter Summary

From the Brezhnev Doctrine to stagnation, this chapter is designed to provide a full study of Brezhnev's rule during the Cold War. You can review details about this doctrine, Russian life under Brezhnev and the relationship between the U.S. and the Soviet Union during these years. Lessons are presented in video and text formats and take only 5-10 minutes to review. Their 24/7 accessibility from any device allows for you to create a flexible study schedule, if needed. Determine the depth of your knowledge and readiness in moving on to other topics using brief lesson quizzes. Once you are finished with this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Provide details of the Brezhnev Doctrine
  • List the political, social and economic aspects of the Era of Stagnation
  • Explain the ideology of the Soviet Union under Brezhnev's rule
  • Detail Cold War policies of President Richard Nixon

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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