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Pearson Baccalaureate: History The Cold War: Superpower Tensions and Rivalries 2e etext : Industrial Ecology

  • Authors: Christian Bryan, Geoffrey Thomas
  • ISBN: 9781447982371
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Format: Paperback – 6 pages
  • Language: English

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Pearson Baccalaureate History: The Cold War 2nd edition is a revised version of the bestselling 1st edition, written by leading IB practitioners to specifically match the International Baccalaureate 2015 History curriculum. Covering two new subjects – Leaders and Nations and Cold War Crises – this book comprehensively covers the revised Cold War topic. It will equip you with the knowledge and skills that you need to answer essay questions on Paper Two and document-based questions on Paper One. This book is also accompanied by an enhanced eBook containing further worksheets, quizzes to test knowledge and examination skills, and enlarged source material.

Key Features:
  • A clear overview and analysis of key events
  • practice in analysing source material, including photographs, cartoons, letters, speeches, and other documents
  • support throughout for new curriculum features, including key concepts and international mindedness
  • approaches to learning highlighted in each activity throughout the book
  • focus on the examination requirements, with ‘hints for success’ throughout, as well as quizzes on the eBook
  • support with tackling essay-writing, including essay frames
  • an updated Theory of Knowledge section and questions throughout to help with wider research and discussion.
  • Other titles in the Pearson Baccalaureate series include:
  • History: Causes and Effects of 20th Century Wars
  • History: Authoritarian States
  • History Paper 1: The Move to Global War
  • Theory of Knowledge
Table of Contents
  1. PART 1 Rivalry, mistrust and accord What was the Cold War?
    1. Breakdown of the Grand Alliance: Part 1
    2. Breakdown of the Grand Alliance: Part 2
    3. How can we explain the breakdown of the Grand Alliance?
    4. The Cold War goes global: The Korean War
    5. The USA and containment in Asia
    6. Peaceful co -existence: New leaders, new ideas?
    7. Case study in crisis: Berlin 1958-1961
    8. Case study in crisis: The Cuban Missile Crisis
    9. Sino -Soviet relations
    10. Sino -American relations
    11. Why did detente end in a second Cold War?
    12. Soviet containment 1945-1980
    13. Confrontation: The impact of the arms race on the Cold War
    14. Confrontation and reconciliation: The end of the Cold War
    15. The impact of Cold War tensions on the United Nations
  2. PART 2 Leaders and nations
    1. The impact of leaders on the development of the Cold War
    2. The impact of Cold War tensions on nations
  3. PART 3 Cold War crises
    1. Comparative studies of key Cold War crises
    2. Theory of knowledge Appendices Further reading Glossary Index
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