Essays about: "world peace and security"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words world peace and security.

  1. 1. The US-Taiwan Security Relationship: In The Light of A Perceived Chinese Threat Since 1971 To Today

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Mohammad Morad Hossain Khan; [2014-03-31]
    Keywords : Arms; China; foreign policy; peaceful solution; security; sovereignty; Taiwan; the US;

    Abstract : The aim of this research is to examine how a small country like Taiwan maintains a relationship with the sole superpower ‘the United States of America’ in terms of sovereignty and security against perceived Chinese political and military threats. It is interesting to note how the US sustains security relations with Taiwan without having formal relations with her. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Expansion of International Criminal Law to Include the Crime of Terrorism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Cherise Crowe; [2013]
    Keywords : International Criminal Law; Terrorism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : We have cause to regret that a legal concept of terrorism was ever inflicted upon us. The term is imprecise; it is ambiguous and above all, it serves no legal purpose. The preceding quote by the late R.R. READ MORE

  3. 3. Southeast Asian Security Complex: The Case of The Spratly Islands Conflict

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Natas Rasmeefueng; [2013]
    Keywords : ASEAN Way; ASEAN; The ARF; Regional Security Complex; Securitization; Desecuritization; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The issue of security is still an aspect of concern for domestic and international politics. In Southeast Asia, in 2003, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed to establish three pillars for the future single community by 2015: the ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC), the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), and the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC). READ MORE

  4. 4. Regions as Security Providers: The Evolution of the West African Regional Security Complex

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jan Persson; [2013]
    Keywords : Regions; West Africa; Security; Constructivism; Norms; Institutions; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to explore the region in its role as a regional security provider through a within-case study of West Africa. The point of departure is on one hand that contemporary threats to international peace and security are increasingly regional, arising within states rather than from a global or out-of-region origin, and on the other hand that the regions among the world has become salient security providers. READ MORE

  5. 5. An army of working individualists? : A phenomenological interview study of Swedish soldiers going to, working and being in Afghanistan

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Emet Brulin; [2012]
    Keywords : Swedish soldiers; phenomenology; Afghanistan; Swedish Armed Forces; qualitative interviewing; Svenska soldater; fenomenologi; Afghanistan; Försvarsmakten; kvalitativa intervjuer;

    Abstract : This thesis is concerned with the lived life-world of Swedish soldiers that have worked in Afghanistan as part the ISAF mission. It studies the soldiers' experiences by drawing on five qualitative, open interviews and analyses these from a phenomenological perspective. READ MORE