Nixon's Foreign Policy - Somerville Public Schools

Nixon's Foreign Policy - Somerville Public Schools

QOD 5/28 Define dtente. Nixons Foreign & Domestic Policies

Redefining Foreign Policy Cold War is not us v. them Look at world politics in gray scale We can use China and Soviet Union as future

trade partners to increase our economy Germany and Japan are future economic foes-WHY? Henry Kissinger

Nixons National Security Advisor Communist plot to take over world does not exist China

First U.S. president to visit China since revolution in 1949 Wanted to establish diplomatic relations with China Economic gains- SHOW ME THE $! Vietnam War-also purpose for trip

Detente Policy to ease Cold War tensions between U.S., Soviet Union & China Examples:

Joint space mission between countries Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT I) Helped America to make peace with North Vietnam Nixons New Federalism

Name of Nixons Domestic Policy Campaign to help Middle America Revenue sharing with states, give $ to states for programs to help people Creation of new government agencies: OSHA

(work safety), EPA (environment), DEA (war on drugs), & Affirmative Action policies Bad Economy Recession & Inflation = stagflation

Caused by: Vietnam War Foreign competition Formation of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) = high gas prices

1972 Nixon won reelection in 1972 High approval ratings in `72 Won the entire South However, his second term

would soon be emblazed with scandal

Watergate

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