Essays about: "Law and Political Science"

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  1. 1. World in Conflict - The Case of Libya, The United Nations & NATO

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Marcus Cadier; [2017-05-09]
    Keywords : international law; humanitarian; intervention; responsibility to protect; NATO; United Nations; Libya; State sovereignty; international relations; political science;

    Abstract : This essay outlines the Libyan civil war in 2011 and describes the role that some of the involved actors came to play through out the conflict; furthermore, it puts a strong focus on the NATO-led intervention in the region and expands upon the question of its legality versus legitimacy. By analysing NATO and UN official documents the essay applies a methodological framework on its contents and sheds light upon several key aspects of the organisations’ arguments and justifications. READ MORE

  2. 2. Do the ‘Fundamentals’ come first since the introduction of the EU’s new enlargement strategy? Measuring transformative effects in Montenegrin judiciary

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Milica Brajkovic; [2017]
    Keywords : EU enlargement strategy; judicial reform; accession; candidate country; Montenegro; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This study examines whether the new EU enlargement strategy has brought expected results and led to the changes that go beyond adoption of formal rules and institutions in Montenegro. It establishes whether improvement in the sphere of judicial independence occurred since the introduction of the new EU approach to enlargement, in the next most likely candidate, by analysing the impact of each component of the new enlargement strategy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Världens första jämställda fredsavtal? : en kvalitativ innehållsanalys av det colombianska fredsavtalets potential att förbättra kvinnors situation utifrån Nussbaums kapacitetsteori

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Julia Svanström; [2017]
    Keywords : fredsavtal; 2016; colombia; FARC; övergångsrättvisa; kvinnors rättigheter; kvinnligt fredsbyggande; martha c. nussbaum; kapacitetsteorin; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : I november 2016 signerades ett historiskt fredsavtal mellan FARC-gerillan och Colombias regering som markerar en väg mot en fredlig lösning på den 50 år långa väpnade konflikten. Fredsavtalet är början på en ny epok av kvinnligt fredsbyggande, med mycket fokus på jämlikhet och ökat kvinnligt inflytande riktar avtalet särskilt mycket insatser för att stärka kvinnors position i Colombia. READ MORE

  4. 4. GENDER IN TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE CONTEXTS: Reproductive Rights in the Spanish Case of Stolen Babies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Gema Patricia Barrenechea López; [2017]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : A study on the obstacles that the Spanish state puts forward as well as the limitations in transitional justice practice that constitute a challenge for the recognition of the stealing of babies by private individuals during the Francoist dictatorship as reproductive rights violations, gender-based violence and a crime against humanity to be addressed by a hypothetical transitional justice agenda for Spain.. READ MORE

  5. 5. One felon, no vote: The role of racial threat in felon disenfranchisement laws across the United States

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Klara Fredriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : Felon disenfranchisement; Group threat theory; Voting rights; Racial resentment; Criminal justice; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis looks at the role played by racial threat mechanisms in the persistence of felon disenfranchisement laws across the 50 American states. The US has a long history of disenfranchising its felons, and the motivations behind implementation of these laws has been mixed. READ MORE