Essays about: "Liberalism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 120 essays containing the word Liberalism.

  1. 1. NOT SO NORMATIVE? The European Commission and the ever-changing Arctic region.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : John W. Ashton; [2021-02-08]
    Keywords : European Commission; Arctic Region; Arctic Politics; Realism; Liberalism; Idea Analysis; Geopolitics; Climate Change.;

    Abstract : Climate change has drastically changed the prospects of obtaining resources in the Arctic that where long deemed unobtainable due to the harsh climate in the region. The European Union has gradually evolved its Arctic policy in recent years due to these severe alterations, in which the European Commission has been the most active in pursuing that policy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Explaining the Quest for European Strategic Autonomy: A Neoclassical Realist Analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Juhani Lauronen; [2021-02-05]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis will be studying the EUs Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) and the notion of strategic autonomy, asking why at this particular time does the EU strive for strategic autonomy. This research puzzle together with the research question What factors are behind the EUs sudden strive for strategic autonomy and how can it best be theoretically explained? provides the focus of this thesis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Islam in Turkey's foreign policy: 2014-2020

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Ludvig Engström; [2021]
    Keywords : Turkey; Middle East; Erdoğan; AKP; Islam; Islamization; religion; foreign policy; international relations; liberalism; constructivism;

    Abstract : The Islamization of the Turkish state has been the center of much attention since the beginning of Erdoğan’s time in government, and yet a noticeable lack of contemporary analysis surrounding Islam in Turkish foreign policy can be observed. Drawing from the IR theories of liberalism and constructivism, this paper aims to partially fill this gap by examining the effects of Islam on Turkey’s foreign policy between 2014-2020 by means of a qualitative case study. READ MORE

  4. 4. An inevitable self-destruction? : A qualitative study on how liberal thinkers explain the crisis of the liberal international order

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Nabil Shiltagh; [2021]
    Keywords : liberal international order; liberalism; idea analysis; academic debate; Mearsheimer; United States; China;

    Abstract : With the aim of contributing to the recent debate on the fate of the liberal international order, this thesis has examined how prominent advocates of the liberal international order explain its contemporary state of crisis. Taking a point of departure in John Mearsheimer’s critical argument of three essential flaws in the liberal order, I have expanded these flaws into three theoretical areas. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE RESURGENCE OF RUSSIA - A case study examining the reasons for the Kremlin to intervene in Syria and its new modus operandi -

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julian Alexis Kasapov; [2020-10-06]
    Keywords : Russia; U.S.; Afghan Syndrome; Pax Americana; Realism; Liberalism; Multilateralism; Perpetual Peace; Kant; Hobbes;

    Abstract : This study focuses on how Russia, in modern days, through historical and current relations with Syria, is reasserting itself as a global political force to be reckoned with. The research methodology chosen is a comparative case study that uses qualitative research methods to develop the case based on existing data. READ MORE