Course Summary

During the 1950s the shaping of a new world order developed into an “us” versus “them” struggle for supremacy. Explore the powerful personalities on each side, influential institutions and key events.

Course Sessions

Friday, 30th August - 4 classes


Session ID DNAS0501C
30 Aug - 20 Sep 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$145 / $138 (conc)
Teacher
Richard Stone

The Cold War rivalry between the United States and the Soviet Union and their respective allies developed after the end of the Second World War. It was waged on political, economic, and propaganda fronts and saw a huge development in weaponry on both sides. It’s fair to say that MAD (Mutually Assured Destruction) prevented the use of nuclear weapons in difficult times.

There is no prerequisite for enrolling in this course.

Last updated: July 19, 2019 03:47pm