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    Harvard University; it was delivered on the 5th of June, 1947 at Harvard University. The speech was created primarily Charles Bohlen, a Soviet expert and Marshall’s special assistant, and later revised by Marshall. Department officials, including George Kennan and William Clayton saw the Marshall Plan as a way of restricting Communist growth in Europe, by strengthening the struggling democratic European nations . After the end of WWII in 1945, the majority of Europe was in ruins; over a third of the

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    Did the Marshall Plan actually want to help Europe or did they just want to stop Communism from spreading into Europe? In this essay I will be using a variety of sources to help me answer and examine The Marshall Plan, as well as my research question. To begin with, what was the Marshall Plan, in other words “The European Recovery Program”? It was a planned by George Marshall, who was secretary of State at the time; his vision was to rebuild Europe after World War 2. Some might say, the real reason

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    What happened to make The Marshall Plan come to play? Quote: “Europe was devastated by years of conflict during World War II. Millions of people had been killed or wounded. Industrial and residential centers in England, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Belgium and elsewhere lay in ruins.” Comment: The Marshall Plan came into play because Europe was in a serious need. World War II brought Europe down to its knees in a desperate need of help. Therefore, the Marshall Plan was created. Paraphrase:

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    George C. Marshall was an essential player in the mid twentieth century. His military expertise and planning abilities led us to victory in world war two. The same made the Marshall plan so effective in reviving Europe’s down economy and standard of living. As secretary of state and defense his leadership skills and reputation as an honest man made him the perfect fit for the job. To say the least, George Marshall had a vast influence over this country while he was in power. On September 1st

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    will analyze the Marshall Plan from both the international political economic (IPE) liberal and IPE critical theorist philosophies and what a theorist from each belief would say about the Marshall Plan in regards to its economic and political implications. The essay will do this first with an explanation of the IPE liberal theory; followed by an explanation of the IPE critical theory. Next, the essay will describe the background of the Marshall Plan aid and what the Marshall Plan hoped to accomplish

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    What was the significance of the Marshall Plan on Post-war Europe? *FOURTH DRAFT* September 2, 1945, marked the end of the Second World War, a day in which soldiers could finally leave foreign shores for home, but they would soon discover that home was not how they left it. For World War II had taken its toll on Europe. On both sides all that had been built before now lay in ruin and desolation, with economic disaster and extreme poverty now left to govern its inhabitants. Industrial production

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    the Marshall Plan? After the war most of Europe was destroyed, cities were left in ruins and many factories were hit really hard. Many people didn’t have anywhere to go so they ended up in refugee camps funded by the United Nations. Many transportation routes were hit by airstrike merchant ships were destroyed and many small towns and villages that were not hit hard were isolated due to the airstrikes destroying major road and modes of transportation. The U.S decided to implement the Marshall plan

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    The Marshall Plan

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    The Marshall Plan of 1947 was presented by Secretary of State George Marshall and aimed at fueling Western European economies $12 Billion over four years to promote a climate in which free institutions could flourish. The economic rescue program was overwhelmingly successful, accelerating economic recovery and rebuilding damaged infrastructure. The Marshall plan highlighted the success and potential of free markets while strengthening

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    The Marshall Plan, an idea that changed the world, to place a halt in the Soviet Union’s expansion along with Communism taking control in Western Europe, in complete success through reasonable nature and actions. As of June 5th, 1947 “Secretary of State George C. Marshall spoke at Harvard University and outlined what would become known as the Marshall Plan”(USA). George Marshall’s “Marshall Plan” also known as the “ERP” or “European Recovery Program”. The proposed idea was the United States would

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    George Catlett Marshall purchased The Marshall House (Dodona Manor) in Leesburg, Virginia.  Marshall was a special envoy to China, Secretary of State, Secretary of Defense, and namesake of the Marshall Plan. He is best known as the architect of the post-World ll which was incorporated as the Marshall Plan. Marshall has significantly affected many individuals due to his achievements within the Marshall Plan, his moral character and his role within serving America.             George Marshall is the most

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