Essays about: "Black Sea Region"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Black Sea Region.

  1. 1. What can cooperation in the Black Sea Region teach us about Securitization Theory

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alex Tanchev; [2019-09-26]
    Keywords : securitization; collective action; realism; Turkey; NATO; Russia; European Union; international cooperation; low-trust system; Black Sea Region; Eurasianism; Neo-Osmanism; soft power;

    Abstract : As a relatively new theoretical framework, Securitization Theory has been criticized for its descriptive, rather than explanatory, nature, lack of unified methodology and its limited transferability. By using the Black Sea Region as an empirical example, I offer a new perspective on the merits of Securitization Theory–namely that it should be seen as a step towards an integrated multidisciplinary approach that allows for a dialogue between different theoretical schools. READ MORE

  2. 2. Atmospheric soot particle transformation from urban to rural

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Fredrik Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : Aerosol; soot; atmosphere; Physics and Astronomy; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The main objective of this work was to investigate if there is a contribution of aerosol from the urban region of Copenhagen at the rural station Vavihill. This was done by analyzing measurement data between 1st of January and the 28th of February 2013 measured with a Dierential Mobility Particle Sizer (DMPS), Soot Particle Aerosol Mass Spectrometer (SP-AMS), a Cloud Condensation Nuclei Counter (CCNC) and a NOx-analyzer. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Ukraine crisis : A geopolitical power struggle between Russia and the US.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Anastasia Avetisova; [2015]
    Keywords : Black Sea Region; Crimea Peninsula; Diplomacy; Economy; EU; Georgia crisis; Great powers; Hegemony; Military; NATO; Offensive realism; Power; Russia; Ukraine crisis; US;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine Russia’s and the US behaviors and actions in the Ukraine crisis in order to understand why the conflict resulted in a geopolitical power struggle. Since the current debate is filled with biased information and propaganda, this thesis aims to observe the behaviors and actions from both sides objectively to get a comprehensive understanding of their involvement in the crisis. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Security Dilemma of the Wider Black Sea Region : With a Focus on Russia, the United States of America, and Romania

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Claudiu-Nicolae Sonda; [2015]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The topic of this paper revolves around the security environment of the wider Black Sea region, with a focus on three protagonist states, and an alliance: Russia, the United States of America, Romania, and NATO. This work comes as a response to the normative demand of avoiding an inter-state conflict in this part of the world, an area already characterized by deep mistrust, frozen conflicts, separatist movements, transnational organized crime, terrorism, and great-power struggle between holders of nuclear capabilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Development of Istanbul Built Environment

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Burak Ünal; [2014]
    Keywords : Sustainable Urban Development; Sustainable Development Barriers; Sustainable Development Recommendations; Istanbul Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : Marmara Sea and Black Sea connected with renowned Bosporus surround Istanbul, the city, which owns the privilege of bridging Europe and Asia. Besides such inland seas; forests and wetlands fragmented around and in the city maintain the natural cycle in the region. READ MORE