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3. The Vietnam conflict (ATL)24 February 2019

This page covers the Vietnam conflict from before the Second World War to the departure of the Americans in 1975 and the subsequent political and economic development of the country. There is considerable... more

1.1 Theme 1 - Rivalry, Mistrust and Accord (ATL)24 February 2019

Theme 1: Rivalry, Mistrust and AccordHere are some different activities that you can do for this theme within the topic of the Cold War. There is a mixture of source activities, summary activities, analytical... more

5. The US Occupation 1945 to 195221 February 2019

The occupation of Japan by the US from 1945 to 1952 was led by General Douglas MacArthur, the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers, with support from the British Commonwealth; unlike Germany, the Soviet... more

7. Nationalism and Independence in India: Videos19 February 2019

In addition to the videos below, others can be found on the various ATL pages for this topic, linked to specific activities.This is from a BBC series for schools. It is a good (if brief) overview on Gandhi's... more

8. Nationalism and Independence in India: Extra resources19 February 2019

On these pages you can find useful websites for this unit along with historians' texts that students might find enjoyable to develop their understanding further. We have also included fiction and movies... more

4. Cambodia (ATL)19 February 2019

Cambodia was seen as a 'sideshow' to the Vietnam War; however by the 1970s events inside of Cambodia had resulted in the rise of a deadly communist group called the Khmer Rouge whose rule was to lead... more

Case Study: Vietnam War (ATL)19 February 2019

Case Study: The Vietnam WarThe ATL on this page are designed to help students understand the causes, practices and effects of the Vietnam War.Some videos are suggested below; other videos are on the actual... more

9. Cold War conflicts in Asia: Extra resources17 February 2019

On these pages you can find useful websites for this unit along with historians' texts that students might find enjoyable to develop their understanding further. We have also included fiction and movies... more

4. The impact of the Second World War on India17 February 2019

This page examines the impact of the Second World War on British rule in India and the growing divisions between Hindu and Muslim which would ultimately lead to Partition.Guiding questions more

2. The inter-war years; growing pressure on Britain16 February 2019

The inter-war years saw the Indian population challenging British rule though campaigns of civil disobedience led by Gandhi. It also saw a variety of responses from the British government to growing Indian... more