Chapter 1 Origins of the Cold War 1945-1953
Chapter 2 Development of the Cold War until 1968
Chapter 3 Détente
Chapter 4 The Renewal and End of the Cold War
Reference sections include profiles of key figures and groups, definitions of central concepts and terms, and summaries of major documents.
Source studies appear frequently throughout each chapter and are combined with questions and activities to aid students.
In-chapter glossaries define key terms.
Information boxes contain extended discussions of key events, concepts and historical developments, many also include questions and activities.
Each chapter includes a brief chapter conclusion, summary and suggestions for further resources.
End-of-chapter activities incorporate a rage of historical understandings and skills, essay questions, and research tasks to consolidate students’ understanding and offer opportunities for extension and revision.