Who was responsible for the outbreak of the Korean War? Was Truman right to commit troops to the conflict?

Who was responsible for the outbreak of the Korean War? Was Truman right to commit troops to the conflict?

An online multimedia presentation which places students into the position of members of Truman’s National Security Council. The teacher guides the students through a series of decision points and they write up their thoughts on a series of key questions to help them formulate a deeper understanding of the causes of the conflict and Truman’s handling of it.

Part of the new ActiveHistory study unit on the Korean War.

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