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Cold War: Europe

VCE History Units 1 & 2 | Study 1: Competing ideologies

Source: U.S. tanks face Soviet tanks at Checkpoint Charlie, October 1961. (U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center, 2010)

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Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)

General Capabilities
Enduring Understandings

Students will understand that ideology plays a fundamental role in decision making, whether it be political, social, cultural or economical. Students will also understand how people fight for their beliefs, and how the impacts everyone from the individual to global superpowers. Students will understand how conflict manifests in many ways.

Essential Questions
  • What are the fundamental differences between Communism and Capitalism?
  • What do you (the student) think of Communism and Capitalism?
  • What makes different countries adopt different ideologies?
  • What were the main issues/events of the Cold War?
  • How did leaders strengthen/weaken the possibility of a third world war?
  • What is the morality behind nuclear weapons and the arms race?
  • How do popular protests impact governmental change?

Cold War | Europe: Introduction

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Cold War | Europe: key people

British prime minister (1940–45, 1951–55)Level 1Articles

Level 1 resourceFilm and videoUsing YouTube on campus help and instructionsTo view this video on campus remember to first login to your school Google account using your mConnect username and password. Click here for more help on using YouTube on campus.

The World Wars: Winston Churchill (History Channel, 2014)

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In text reference / citation: History Channel (2014) or (History Channel, 2014)
Bibliography / Reference list: History Channel, (2014). The World Wars: Winston Churchill, [eVideo]. History Channel. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/YuYGkcgzf_o

Harry S. Truman, 33rd president of the United States (1945–53)Level 1Articles

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The World Wars: Harry S. Truman (History Channel, 2014)

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Bibliography / Reference list: History Channel, (2014). The World Wars: Harry S. Truman, [eVideo]. History Channel. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/R_nA7r1Jvnw

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Truman - Years of Decision. (chronoshistory, 2014)

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In text reference / citation: chronoshistory (2014) or (chronoshistory, 2014)
Bibliography / Reference list: chronoshistory, (2014). Truman - Years of Decision, [eVideo]. chronoshistory. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/21zcS_1kVmY

Level 1ArticlesLeader of the Soviet Union from 1924-1953.

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Leader of the Soviet Union from 1953-1964Level 1Articles

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Leader of the communist German Democratic Republic from 1950-1971Level 1Articles

John F. Kennedy, 35th president of the United States (1961–63)Level 1Articles

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Kennedy In Berlin.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1963) or (British Pathé, 1965)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1963). Kennedy In Berlin, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/mD1u_B_C-pU

Cold War | Europe: key events

Yalta Conference, (February 4–11, 1945)Level 1Articles

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Big Three Conference At Yalta Aka Big Three Meeting.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1945) or (British Pathé, 1945)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1945). Big Three Conference At Yalta Aka Big Three Meeting, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/1onjIjDD_1M

Level 1ArticlesPotsdam Conference, July - August 1945

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The Potsdam Conference - When the Cold War began. (chronoshistory, 2015)

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Bibliography / Reference list: chronoshistory, (2015). The Potsdam Conference - When the Cold War began, [eVideo]. chronoshistory. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/I9zrJWV-8ks

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Cold War - Iron Curtain (1945-1947). (CNN, 1998)

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In text reference / citation: CNN (1998) or (CNN, 1998)
Bibliography / Reference list: CNN, (1988). Cold War - Iron Curtain (1945-1947), [eVideo]. CNN. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/YedXIu7e3nU

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What Was the Marshall Plan? (History Channel, 2017)

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Bibliography / Reference list: History Channel, (2017). What Was the Marshall Plan?, [eVideo]. History Channel. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/tMXjsVLOznc

Level 1ArticlesBerlin Blockade, June 1948 – May 1949

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Berlin - The Crisis.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1949) or (British Pathé, 1949)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1949). Berlin - The Crisis, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/HOwduD1GFrY

Berlin Airlift - The Story Of A Great Achievement.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1949) or (British Pathé, 1949)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1949). Berlin Airlift - The Story Of A Great Achievement, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/_nHdB1vJNsg

West Wins Berlin Blockade Battle.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1949) or (British Pathé, 1949)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1949). West Wins Berlin Blockade Battle, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/HZFpqlfWpps

Level 1Articles

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The Formation of NATO and the Warsaw Pact (History Channel, 2017)

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The Formation of NATO and the Warsaw Pact (History Channel, 2017)

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Bibliography / Reference list: History Channel, (2017). The Formation of NATO and the Warsaw Pact, [eVideo]. History Channel. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/X1El1GVQVdc

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Level 1ArticlesBerlin Wall, 1961 - 1989

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Berlin - A Divided City.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1961) or (British Pathé, 1961)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1961). Berlin - A Divided City, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/p62tXmByHIs

The Wall Of Shame.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1961) or (British Pathé, 1961)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1961). The Wall Of Shame, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/gR_lAF1FQGE

The Wall Special Report Aka Flight Over The Wall.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1965) or (British Pathé, 1965)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1965). The Wall Special Report Aka Flight Over The Wall, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/sF1fWvL8QzM

Kennedy In Berlin.

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In text reference / citation: British Pathé (1963) or (British Pathé, 1965)
Bibliography / Reference list: British Pathé (1963). Kennedy In Berlin, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/mD1u_B_C-pU

Walled in! - The inner German border.

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Bibliography / Reference list: DW English (2009). Walled in! - The inner German border, [eVideo]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/OwQsTzGkbiY

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In text reference / citation: Poullain-Majchrzak, A. & Thomas, B., (2014) or (Poullain-Majchrzak, A. & Thomas. B., 2014)
Bibliography / Reference list: Poullain-Majchrzak, A. & Thomas, B., (2014). Berlin Wall: The Night the Iron Curtain Closed, [eVideo]. CNN. Retrieved from https://clickv.ie/w/bxZk

Level 1ArticlesPrague spring, 5 January – 21 August 1968

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