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  • Unit Title
    Proliferation and Counter Proliferation
    Unit Number
    SSPC3
    Course
    Politics and Conflict in the Modern World
    Content Area
    Social Studies
    Description
    This unit is an examination of historical and current nuclear policy, beginning with the Cold War through proliferation in the post-Cold War era. Students will investigate modern nuclear proliferation and its influence on current U.S. policy decisions.
    Timeline
    10 Day(s)
    Enduring Understandings
    Understand that there is an historical context to nuclear policy and its impact on modern international relations.
    Understand that the relationships of governments and the seeds of current conflicts can have both a current and historical origin.
    Understand that historical perspectives of the past impact policy making today.

    Essential Questions
    What are the origins of the Cold War and how did it lead to the creation of nuclear policy?
    How do we evaluate the ideological differences of the major world powers of the Cold War era and their impact on international relations today?
    How do the concepts of Mutually Assured Destruction and brinkmanship deter or enable conflict?

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