Skip to main content
Chemistry LibreTexts

Nixon and China

  • Page ID
  • 8_02_clip_image002.jpg

    Nixon and China

    When we hear of President Nixon we often think of the Watergate Scandal. However, we can also look back at Nixon's Presidency as a very interesting time in foreign policy, specifically with China.

    Go to the following website and read about Nixon'o s foreign policy.

    Now go to this website and complete the following:

    1. Listen to the interview with Henry Kissinger under the section Special Features.
    2. Go to the People and Events section of this site and read through the all of the people and events listed.

    In a one-page Microsoft Word document explain President Nixon's foreign policy specifically foreign policy with China.

    • Be sure to include the important players in his policy and the reasons behind it.
    • Why is foreign policy important for a U.S. President to uphold?

    Submit your work on the next page.