The Cold War

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The Cold War by Mind Map: The Cold War

1. Cold War Ideology

1.1. United States

1.1.1. Democratic Government

1.1.2. Capitalist Economic System

1.2. The Soviet Union

1.2.1. Totalitarian Government

1.2.2. Communist Economic System

2. Key Events (Hot Spots)

2.1. Berlin Airlift

2.2. Hungarian Uprising

2.3. Cuban Missile Crisis

2.4. The Vietnam War

2.5. The Prague Spring - Czechoslovakia

2.6. The Soviet/Afghanistan War

3. Causes of the Cold War

3.1. Differing Ideologies between U.S. & Soviets

3.2. Creation of Satellite States in Europe by U.S.S.R. at the end of WWII

3.3. The Arms Race

4. Canada & The Cold War

4.1. The Creation of NATO

4.1.1. Warsaw Pact - Soviet Equivalent to Nato

4.2. NORAD

4.3. Soviet Defector: Igor Gouzenko

4.4. Diefenbunkers

4.5. CF-104 Avro Arrow

5. Canada & The United Nations

5.1. The Formation of the UN & Canada's early Role

5.2. The Korean War

5.3. The Suez Crisis

5.4. Canada & Peacekeeping

5.5. Canada and "Other Organizations"

5.5.1. Bilateral & Multilateral Decision-Making

6. The End of The Cold War

6.1. Mikhail Gorbachev & The Begining of the End

6.2. Gorbachev's Reforms

6.3. The Decline of Communism

6.4. A Different World

6.5. New Role for Peacekeeping - 4 Types

6.5.1. Preventative Diiplomacy

6.5.2. Peacekeeping

6.5.3. Peacemaking

6.5.4. Peace Building

6.6. New U.N. Peacekeeping Missions

6.6.1. The Persian Gulf

6.6.2. The Balkans

6.6.3. Somalia

6.6.4. Rwanda

6.7. Problems with Peacekeeping