Essays about: "Military regime"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words Military regime.

  1. 1. Militarization: A Witch's War Brew? : How military power affects authoritarian regimes' behavior

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Lina Sigurdh; [2021]
    Keywords : Militarization; autocratization; conflict onset; conflict behavior; military power;

    Abstract : The effect of regime type on conflict onset is a well-studied phenomenon, and various studies have found that variance in regime type, and within regime types, affects conflict onset. For instance, militarization in autocracies seems to be linked with increased risk of initiating conflict. READ MORE

  2. 2. Counting votes or counting bodies? : A qualitative study on the effect Regime Type has on the nature of Pre-election Violence in autocratic states

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Tilda Janbrink; [2021]
    Keywords : Military regime; elections; electoral violence; pre-election violence; autocracy; state repression; Pakistan; Uzbekistan;

    Abstract : In a quantitative study in 2007, Davenport found that autocratic military regimes statistically face a higher risk of electoral violence than authoritarian party-backed regimes. This thesis has attempted to link Davenports findings with theories on military belligerence presented by Lai and Slater (2006) as well as Geddes et al. READ MORE

  3. 3. ISDS vs. Diplomatic protection : What venue, for future investment disputes, would be the best of choices in accordance to have justified investment protection?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : David Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : From the end of 18th century, investors from the Western hemisphere were in need of a protection for their investors. Whenever, inter alia, host-States of Latin America could not – or did not – assist the foreign investors through sufficient local remedies, investors instead sought remedies through their own government. READ MORE

  4. 4. State-building in the post-2001 era in Afghanistan : A deep dive in the chaotic reality of the war-torn nation

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Christos Papadopoulos; [2020]
    Keywords : State-building; legitimacy; capacity; security; Taliban; warlords; Afghanistan;

    Abstract : Abstract The aim of this essay was to examine the complicated process of state-building in Afghanistan after the fall of the Taliban regime in 2001. This was done by using a theory-consuming case study and utilizing Charles T. Call theory on state-building and his three gaps: capacity, security and legitimacy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Masters of war : Sweden’s dual role as a humanitarian superpower and arms exporter

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Milla Kreander; [2018]
    Keywords : Sweden; Saudi Arabia; Saab; arms export; cosmopolitanism; global responsibilities; CSR; stakeholder analysis; human rights; democracy; dictatorship; foreign policy; Business and Economics; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Context/Purpose/Material: Sweden, portrayed as a humanitarian superpower, has been widely criticised for the export of military equipment to Saudi Arabia, a state on the other side of the spectrum, as a human rights-violating authoritarian regime. Sweden is still continuing the export to Saudi Arabia, despite Saudi Arabia’s human rights violations both within and outside the country. READ MORE