Choose one question and write a 600-800 word essay. Support your answers with references to specific ideas, events, policies, legislation and individuals. Please cite your sources where appropriate and provide a list of works cited at the end of your essay. (Your list of works cited should not be included in the word count.)
1. The Vietnam War can be seen as a part of global processes and struggles. Giving at least two examples, explain how the conflict in Vietnam was produced and conditioned by a global geopolitical context and by the interests and ambitions of foreign powers.