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Subject History

Period 1000 - 1999 » 1900-1999

DOI: 10.1111/b.9780631209379.1999.00020.x


Sadat, Muhammad Anwar al. (1918–81) St. Laurent, Louis Stephen (1882–1973) Sakharov, Andrei Dmitrievich (1921–89) Salazar, António de Oliveira (1889–1970) SALT (Strategic Arms LimitationTalks) Salvadorean civil war (1981–92) San Francisco Peace Treaty Sandinistas Schmidt, Helmut (1918–) Scottish devolution Scottish National Party (SNP) SDI (Strategic Defense Initiative) SEATO (Southeast Asia Treaty Organization) (1954–77) Second Republic (Brazil) (1946–64) Selma Freedom March (1965) Sendero Luminoso (Shining Path) Senghor, Léopold Sédar (1906–) Shamir, Yitzhak (1915–) Sharpeville Shevardnadze, Eduard (1928‐) Shii (Shia) show trials (1949–52) Sihanouk, Norodom (1922‐) Sino‐Indian dispute (1962) Sino‐Soviet dispute (1956–89) Sino‐Soviet Treaty (1950) Six Day War (5–10 June 1967) SLORC (State Law and Order Restoration Council) Social Democratic Party (SDP) social market economy Socialist Party (France) Solidarity Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr Isayevich (1918‐) Somalia, UN intervention in (1992–5) Somoza Soviet Union, collapse of Space exploration special economic zones (SEZs) Srebrenica Stalin, Iosif Vissarionovich (1879–1953) START Sudanese civil war (1956–) Suez Crisis (1956) Suharto (1921–) Sukarno (1902–70) Sunnis This book is a concise guide to the ideas, events, people and movements that have shaped the world from the end of the Second World War to the present. The dictionary comprises ... log in or subscribe to read full text

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