How did the us become involved in the conflict in korea


Assignment

Part 1

Today's Cyber Friday assignment is in two parts. The total value of this assignment is 150 pts (75 pts for each part). Since this is a hefty one, you will have until midnight Monday to complete it.

Part I:

Watch the documentary "Truman," produced by David Grubin, in American Experience (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), 1997). Watch from timestamp 1:15:45 to 2:52:20.

As you watch, think about the challenges Truman faced as he stepped into the shoes of FDR, then answer the following:

1.) What were his options for ending the war?
2.) What did he want to accomplish in the postwar years and why?
3.) How did US relations with the Soviet Union change between 1945 and 1948?

Part II:

Watch the documentary "Korea: The Unfinished War" and answer the following:

1.) How did the United States become involved in the conflict in Korea?
2.) Who were the enemies of the US in that conflict and why?
3.) How was the conflict resolved and why is it called the "unfinished war?"

Part 2

Our Truman documentary has been pulled from our database so use this one instead:

Harry S. Truman: Days of Decision, (New York, NY: , 1996) , 44 minutes.

As you watch, think about the challenges Truman faced as he stepped into the shoes of FDR, then answer the following:

1.) What were his options for ending the war?
2.) What did he want to accomplish in the postwar years and why?
3.) How did US relations with the Soviet Union change between 1945 and 1948?

Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:

1. The answer should be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.

2. The response also includes a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student's name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.

3. Also include a reference page. The Citations and references should follow APA format. The reference page is not included in the required page length.

Solution Preview :

Prepared by a verified Expert
History: How did the us become involved in the conflict in korea
Reference No:- TGS02985499

Now Priced at $30 (50% Discount)

Recommended (97%)

Rated (4.9/5)

2015 ┬ęTutorsGlobe All rights reserved. TutorsGlobe Rated 4.8/5 based on 34139 reviews.