Week 11: The Cold War in Latin America

Cold War in Latin America

While you have learned about Cuba and its significant role in the Cold War, other countries played a role as well. Please read/ watch the following links and consider the following questions.

Background

  1. Which Latin American country (s) was drawn into the Cold War conflict?
  2. Which country suffered the most negative consequences?
  3. Who benefited from US intervention?

Chile: A case study

  1. How does the case of Chile reflect American patterns of intervention?
  2. How does the case of Chile reflect larger trends in the Cold War