WORLD WAR II FIGHTING THE GOOD WAR, 1939–1945 Chapter 23
CHAPTER TWENTY THREE: WORLD WAR II: FIGHTING THE GOOD FIGHT, 1939-1945 <ul><li>The Approaching War </li></ul><ul><li>On th...
The Approaching War <ul><ul><li>Fascism and Appeasement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Arsenal of Democracy </li></ul></ul...
The Approaching War <ul><li>Non-Interventionists - Those urging the nation to stay out of overseas conflicts. </li></ul><u...
Fascism and Appeasement <ul><li>Fascist State - A type of dictatorial regime that arose in Germany, Italy, and Spain that ...
Fascism and Appeasement <ul><li>Axis - Name for nations fighting the Allies, including Germany, Italy and Japan. </li></ul...
The Arsenal of Democracy <ul><li>Allies - Name for powers fighting Germany, eventually including the United States, Britai...
War with Japan <ul><li>Pearl Harbor - A U.S. naval base in Hawaii that the Japanese attacked on December 7, 1941. </li></ul>
Internment Camps <ul><li>Internment Camps - Camps that held people of Japanese descent under armed guard in isolated areas...
Racial Discord <ul><li>Double-Victory Campaign - Civil rights call for victory against both fascism overseas and racial pr...
America’s Response to the Holocaust <ul><li>Holocaust - German-engineered wartime extermination of Jews and other peoples ...
Dropping the Atomic Bomb <ul><li>Manhattan Project - Secret U.S. wartime project to develop an atomic bomb. </li></ul>
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Visions chapter 23

  1. 1. WORLD WAR II FIGHTING THE GOOD WAR, 1939–1945 Chapter 23
  2. 2. CHAPTER TWENTY THREE: WORLD WAR II: FIGHTING THE GOOD FIGHT, 1939-1945 <ul><li>The Approaching War </li></ul><ul><li>On the Home Front </li></ul><ul><li>On the Front Lines </li></ul><ul><li>Ending the Pacific War </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Approaching War <ul><ul><li>Fascism and Appeasement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Arsenal of Democracy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>War with Japan </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. The Approaching War <ul><li>Non-Interventionists - Those urging the nation to stay out of overseas conflicts. </li></ul><ul><li>Interventionists - Those advocating direct engagement in overseas conflicts. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Fascism and Appeasement <ul><li>Fascist State - A type of dictatorial regime that arose in Germany, Italy, and Spain that glorified the state over the individual. </li></ul><ul><li>Neutrality Act - A series of laws from 1935 to 1939 that restricted arms sales, loans, and transport of goods with nations at war. </li></ul><ul><li>Cash and Carry - A policy that required belligerent nations to pay cash for goods and transport them on their own ships. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Fascism and Appeasement <ul><li>Axis - Name for nations fighting the Allies, including Germany, Italy and Japan. </li></ul><ul><li>Munich Conference - Hoping to avoid war, Britain and France agreed to let Germany occupy the Sudetenland, a German-speaking part of Czechoslovakia. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Arsenal of Democracy <ul><li>Allies - Name for powers fighting Germany, eventually including the United States, Britain, France, and the Soviet Union. </li></ul><ul><li>Lend-Lease - A 1941 policy that circumvented “cash and carry” by loaning rather than selling arms to Britain. </li></ul>
  8. 8. War with Japan <ul><li>Pearl Harbor - A U.S. naval base in Hawaii that the Japanese attacked on December 7, 1941. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Internment Camps <ul><li>Internment Camps - Camps that held people of Japanese descent under armed guard in isolated areas. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Racial Discord <ul><li>Double-Victory Campaign - Civil rights call for victory against both fascism overseas and racial prejudice at home. </li></ul><ul><li>Zoot-Suiters - Name given to Mexican American youths who wore oversize suits. </li></ul>
  11. 11. America’s Response to the Holocaust <ul><li>Holocaust - German-engineered wartime extermination of Jews and other peoples that Germans considered inferior. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Dropping the Atomic Bomb <ul><li>Manhattan Project - Secret U.S. wartime project to develop an atomic bomb. </li></ul>

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