What were Long and short term causes of the Vietnam war?
There was only was cause; Communist expansion. Which they succeeded in doing on 30 April 1975, when the South fell to communist forces.
The long term causes of the Vietnam war were traced back to the Cold War. This was based on the fear that America had of communism spreading across the Asian continent. The long term causes of the Vietnam war was communism taking over southeast Asia. The United States feared this spread of communism.
The short term causes is something i do not know and is exactly what i am looking for however i know what the long term causes are. Religion, Politics, Economy. Short term causes may have something to do with how Charles used his money; on his own clothes, favourites and his family rather than on his country
The difference between long and short term causes are.... . short term cause is the main reason for somthing being the way it is for a little while and soon people get over it. Mainly, a short term effect is how something immediately affects about something. . long term cause if somthing happens and it is very prolonging all for that one cause and is carried out for a very long time. A long term…
Such as in WWI the Serbian nationalist shooting Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand. I'm kind of puzzled myself as well mate though :S I think short term causes lead into long term causes. A long term cause in WWII would be Germany's want of taking over the world. A short term cause in WWII would be a man getting shot. Hope this kind of helps :S