Essays about: "Iran"

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  1. 1. Re-imagining national struggle: Resistance narratives within the exiled Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Carl Bradshaw Thorell; [2019]
    Keywords : KDPI; political imaginations; identity processes; memory cultures; resistance narratives; social constructivism; Rasan; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In 2016 the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran (KDPI) decided to modify its resistance strategy towards the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI). This study analyses political imaginations within the displaced KDPI community in Iraqi Kurdistan through a social constructivist paradigm and the methods of observations and interviews. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analyzing GHG Emissions Reduction Effects and Potentials of Fossil Fuels Subsidies Reform Policy in Iran

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Hodjat Arabi; [2019]
    Keywords : Fossil fuels; Fossil fuels subsidies; Fossil fuels subsidies reform; GHG emissions; Energy consumption; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Business and Economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Fossil fuels subsidies are intervention policies by governments to keep energy prices lower than the market price which leads to an increase in energy consumptions and GHG emissions. Iran provides the largest amount of fossil fuels consumption subsidies in the world, but it implemented the Targeted Subsidies Act to reform its subsidies and increase energy carriers’ end-user prices. READ MORE

  3. 3. The foreign policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran at 40. A discourse analyis.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Siavosh Bigonah; [2019]
    Keywords : Islamic Republic of Iran; discourse analysis; foreign policy; dialogue; security networking; peace; resistance;

    Abstract : Detta examensarbete utgår från det outredda faktum att den Islamiska republiken Iran (IRI) har kunnat driva fram sin agenda för självständighet och suveränitet från imperialistiskt och kolonialt ärvda dominansstrukturer. Denna agenda som är baserad på en militant diskurs om motstånd och fred har möjliggjort för IRI att exponentiellt vinna regionalt och internationellt inflytande trots sin brist på militär och ekonomisk hård makt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Imagining the Iraqi National Identity Before and After the US Invasion of 2003 : Perception of the Sunni-Arab ethnicity

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Ahmed Kaharevic; [2019]
    Keywords : Iraq 2003; nationalism; Sunni; ethnicity; construction;

    Abstract : This masters thesis analyses how Iraqi national identity is constructed before and after 2003. It explores what relation the national identity has to Sunni-Arab ethnicity. The study is qualitative and uses social constructivism as a methodological outline. Qualitative interviews are done with six Iraqi-Arab-Sunnis living in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Revolutionary Youths- A study of the Iranian revolution in 1979 in light of the youth bulge theory

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Warvsten; Sarah Vallentin Warrer; [2019]
    Keywords : Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Demographic changes have created large youth cohorts in many developing countries. These large groups of young people are claimed to increase the risk of political violence according to the youth bulge theory, a theory that has been used to explain the outbreak of the Egyptian revolution in 2011. READ MORE