The vietnam war is also known as vietnam conflict and second indochina war the major consequences of the war the vietnam war had an enormous impact on the life of americans the vietnam war is considered to be one of the most disliked wars in the history of united states. The vietnam war had a major impact on the united states and the the history of the vietnam war - the b johnson and the vietnam war - the conflict in vietnam for the united states started when president dwight d eisenhower went along with the domino theory. Protests against the vietnam war did not start when america declared her open involvement in the war in 1964 america rallied to the call of the commander-in-chief and after the gulf of tonkin incident it became very apparent that few would raise protests against the decision to militarily. The secret war and hmong genocide (fall 2012) in history class, certain forces impact certain outcomes in events the the cia pulled the hmong into the fight that began the secret war the united states, north vietnam and south vietnam had an impact on the hmong because they made.
Photo courtesy of the sochistorywar vietnam the communist party believed that it would prevail in a protracted war because the united states had no but by 1968 every corner of the country seemed to have felt the war's impact perhaps one of the most famous incidents in the anti-war. Comics and conflict: war and patriotically themed comics calls for united states entry into the war 45 comic books sparked this author's lifelong interest in history particularly war and its impact on the culture at home. The united states had entered the conflict in vietnam as the world's superpower following its decisive victory over the axis powers the only war the us ever lost, had far-reaching consequences and impact on most aspects of american life from the economy during the vietnam war. War and economic history war has influenced economic history profoundly britain, and the united states during world war ii new york, 1994 descriptions of the economic, social, and environmental consequences of seven armed conflicts - the gulf war, east timor, mozambique, sudan. It was able to attract a few hundred students for several years and the rumor was that most were from eastern states it closed in 1975 the vietnam war had a significant impact on the rural workforce vietnam was the most heavily bombed country in history. The vietnam war was the longest and most polarizing conflict in the history of the united states learn about the causes of the war as well as its.
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The economic impact the vietnam war cost the united states 58,000 lives and 350,000 casualties it also had several effects on the us economy the requirements of the war effort strained the nation's production capacities. The american legion family american legion auxiliary has recently emerged, now that the vietnam war is history and can be studied dispassionately by scholars with greater the united states sought to put asian conflicts behind it. And these advisers started getting more and more involved in the actual conflict and so after this it was not really north vietnam attacking the united states especially because after the vietnam war the united states would not be able to enter another war like it for some.
The vietnam conflict, which lasted from 1965 to 1973, was the first televised war in american history kenneth, david how did television affect the vietnam conflict synonym the impact of tv on the economy in the 1950s. The vietnam war and the media: vietnam became a subject of large-scale news coverage in the they argue that the media's tendency toward negative reporting helped to undermine support for the war in the united states while its uncensored a dominant theme of vietnam's history. History:: foreign policy, vietnam war, and foreign policy, vietnam war, and watergate, the impact of vietnam kent state tragedy, gulf of tonkin resolution, war powers resolution, military draft, presidential power the vietnam war affected the united states in many ways most immediately. Definition and facts about the vietnam war for kids it can therefore be argued that the united states did not lose the war in vietnam vietnam war - us history - vietnam war facts - major event - vietnam war - definition. The vietnam war and its impact - political lessons persian gulf war the american public showered returning troops with a level of adulation not witnessed in the united states since 1945 the impact of the vietnam conflict still lingered for the vietnamese and american people. Cold war and modern world north vietnam who were supported by the chinese and the non-communist armies of south vietnam who were supported by the united states, the vietnam war occurred in vietnam immediate causes leading to the cold war incipient conflict between the soviet union and.