Essays about: "world peace and security"

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  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. Building peace in Libya : UK assistance to foreign Security Sector Reform

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Michael Edwards; [2014]
    Keywords : Libya; Security Sector Reform; Human Security; Peacebuilding; British foreign policy; SALW.;

    Abstract : Security Sector Reform (SSR) has been established as a powerful tool in achieving sustainable peace in post-conflict countries, a belief which has strengthened since the events of September 11th 2001, and the subsequent war on terror which has seen both the UK and US heavily involved in peacebuilding operations in both Iraq and Afghanistan. However there is a concern that following these experiences, SSR has become little more than a process of building the military capacity of recipient countries in order to meet the immediate security needs of donor states. READ MORE

  3. 3. Civil society and peacebuilding in Colombia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Maria Erlingsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Colombia; peace; peacebuilding; civil society;

    Abstract : There is a growing interest in how to build sustainable peace in the world, preventing countries from relapsing into violent conflict. Recognising that there are several important peacebuilding actors, this Master thesis takes its point of departure in local civil society actors as a peacebuilding force. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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