Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter 13 Vocab

TermDefinition
Charter a constitution
Satellite Nations nations politically and economically controlled by a more powerful nation
Iron Curtain the political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-controlled countries of Eastern Europe after WWII
Containment policy of preventing the expansion of a hostile power
Limited War a war fought with limited commitment of resources to achieve a limited objective, such as containing communism
Subversion a systematic attempt to overthrow a government by using persons working secretly from within
Loyalty Review Program policy established by President Truman that authorized the screening of all federal employees to determine their loyalty to the U.S. Government
Perjury lying when one has sworn under oath to tell the truth
Censure to express a formal disapproval of an action
radioactive particles dispersed by a nuclear explosion
Massive Retaliation a policy of threatening a massive response, including the use of nuclear weapons, against a communist state trying to seize a peaceful state by force
Brinkmanship the practice of pushing a dangerous situation to the limit to force an opponent to back down
Covert doing something in secret
Developing Nations a nation whose economy is primarily agricultural
Military-Industriual Complex an informal relationship that some people believe exists between the military and the defense industry to promote greater military spending and influence government policy
Created by: armaynez