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Joseph McCarthy and the Cold War
This paper looks at Joseph McCarthy, the Cold War and the Red Scare.
# 123514 | 1,750 words | 15 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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In this article, the writer discusses the career of conservative Senator Joseph McCarthy and his anti-communist activities to promote his own agenda in the 1950s, and the mass media's treatment of McCarthy. The political tensions in the post-WWII and Cold War era are addressed.

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"As the United States was beginning to enjoy the end of hostilities during World War II new political tensions were emerging which would have an immediate and long-term impact upon American perceptions of national security and world peace. Historian Eric Foner characterizes the late ..."

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