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Unit 5 Overview

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    Significant people and events in the era.

    Causes, turning points and results of World War II.

    Agreements and alliances.

    Different objectives between the Pacific and Atlantic theaters.

    Japanese Internment.

    Examples of changing social structures (i.e. roles of women, family structures, suburbanization, Levittowns).

    Political and economic developments on the U.S. Home Front.

    How the international role of the US changes as a result of involvement in the war.

    Examples of the how domestic and foreign policy influence each other.

    How US foreign policy changed over time in reaction to both foreign and domestic events.