Nixon, Kissinger, and Cold War Europe

Cold War Studies Seminar
Event Format
In person
S354, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St

The policies adopted by Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger toward the Soviet Union and other Warsaw Pact countries were influenced by their views of West European integration and the cohesion of the European Economic Community. This seminar will discuss how Nixon and Kissinger shaped their policies toward Western Europe against the backdrop of the Cold War.

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Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard University


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