Essays about: "EU nato"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words EU nato.

  1. 1. Where do we belong? : A Critical Discourse Analysis of Baltic and Nordic regional identities in speeches by the presidents of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Amanda Koverberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Baltics; Nordics; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Regional identity; European Studies; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to discover how Baltic and Nordic regional identities are discussed in 448 speeches by the presidents of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania during 1991 – 2021, and how regional identities in these countries may have changed over time. The research is conducted as a critical discourse analysis, with an addition of elements of comparative analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Europeanist or a Transatlantic EU Grand Strategy? : A comparative study of how Germany and France approach EU grand strategy

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Anton Eklind; [2022]
    Keywords : bandwagoning; constructivism; European Union; Europeanism; France; Germany; grand strategy; NATO; norms; Russo-Ukrainian War; security; strategic autonomy; strategic culture; structural realism; transatlantic; United States.;

    Abstract : The aim of this research is to analyse the development of an EU grand strategy, using the two dominant EU powers Germany and France and their respective approach to an EU grand strategy. The importance of the EU grand strategy cannot be underestimated as it concerns the national security of all citizens in the EU. READ MORE

  3. 3. A TRANSATLANTIC DIVORCE AND THE TIME FOR EUROPEAN SOVEREIGNTY? - A study on how US foreign policy, during 2010-2020, impacted EU member state views on defence integration

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Strandquist; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : European Defence Integration; Transatlantic relationship; PESCO; France; Poland; Ireland; EU actorness;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the impact of US foreign policy, during 2010-2020, on EU member state willingness to integrate defence, by utilizing a mixed-method approach. The objective of the study is to investigate how EU member states reacted to the Obama administration’s ‘pivot to Asia’ and the election and presidency of Donald Trump and whether those administrations contributed to further defence integration. READ MORE

  4. 4. “We are more a part of Europe than… Than… Than what?” : Making sense of Ukraine’s place in Europe after the Revolution of Dignity

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Linnea Hersén; [2021]
    Keywords : Ukraine; Revolution of Dignity; European Union;

    Abstract : The issue of Ukrainian EU membership was highlighted during the 2013-2014 Revolution of Dignity, when Ukrainians emerged on to the streets to protest against then-President Yanukovych’s refusal to sign his country’s Association Agreement with the European Union. Since then, the country has started moving closer to Europe, seemingly as supported by a majority of its population. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enemies with benefits? : A case study of Germany and Nord Stream 2

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Adrian Ericson; [2021]
    Keywords : Nord Stream 2; Germany; energy politics; geo-economics; international relations;

    Abstract : The fossil gas pipeline Nord Stream 2 between Russia and Germany has caused massive criticism in the West. At first sight, it appears paradoxical that Germany, an influential member of NATO and the EU, approves more dependence on an increasingly assertive Russia. This, recently after launching an extensive green transformation of its energy system. READ MORE