Essays about: "Kurdish Question"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words Kurdish Question.

  1. 1. The Rojava Revolution: Kurdish women’s reclaim of citizenship in a stateless context

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Sanna Ghotbi; [2016-09-28]
    Keywords : Rojava; Kurdish women’s movement; reclaiming citizenship; gender justice;

    Abstract : The Kurds have historically been subjected to structural forms of oppression such as beingdenied the right to land, their language, culture, political participation or even a passport andsocial security number. Within this process the Kurdish women’s marginalisation has beendoubled as they have been subjected to patriarchal laws, restricting their rights. READ MORE

  2. 2. Syria: a state of imbalance and war : A case study of the civil war in Syria

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Viking Bohman; [2016]
    Keywords : Syria; civil war; state-to-nation imbalance; nationalism;

    Abstract : This paper attempts to answer the question of why the war in Syria has been particularly long and violent. To do this, it draws upon the explanatory value of Benjamin Miller’s theory of regional war and peace (2007). READ MORE

  3. 3. The Influence of the Kurdistan Regional Government-Turkey Relations on the Kurdish Question in Turkey

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Arez Hussen Ahmed; [2015]
    Keywords : Peace Process in Turkey; Kurdish Question; Kurdistan regional Government; KRG-Turkey Relation; Barzani; Ocalan; KDP; AK Party; PKK; Two-Level Game Theory; Zero-Sum Game; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the influence of the relations between the KRG and the Turkish government on the Kurdish Question and the peace process in Turkey, and it looks into the potential and limits of the KRG to be more effective and involved in the peace process in Turkey. The relations between the KRG and Turkish government have grown fast politically, economically, in energy sector and in terms of security in the past six years parallel to the progress in the Kurdish Question in Turkey. READ MORE

  4. 4. Constituent order in non-verbal representations: Describing events with pictures by speakers of Swedish and Kurdish

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Anu Vastenius; [2014]
    Keywords : word order; constituent order; Swedish; Kurdish; non-verbal; motion event; thinking for speaking; experiment; elicitation; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In this thesis the question concerning possible influence of language on thinking was addressed by investigating constituent orders in non-verbal representations of motion events. Forty-nine participants, 25 native speakers of Swedish with the default order SVO (or Agent-Act-Patient), and Kurdish with SOV (Agent-Patient-Act) were recruited in Sweden and 24 in Iraqi Kurdistan to take part in an experiment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Securitising Kurdistan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Arabiska

    Author : Sofie Bood; [2013]
    Keywords : Kurdistan; Turkey; PKK; security; AKP; securitization; Kurdish nationalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate how the Kurdish question in Turkey has affected the country‘s security policies during the time between 1984 and 2005. To do this, several different factors are analysed, such as the securitisation of the Kurdish question, the (non)involvement of the civil society, and several state institutions. READ MORE