Essays about: "North Atlantic Treaty Organization"

Found 5 essays containing the words North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

  1. 1. The United States and NATO, a sound relationship? - A content analysis of US sentiments towards NATO in context of military contributions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Axel Danielsson; [2020]
    Keywords : United States; NATO; burden-sharing; defense expenditures; contributions; role conceptions; US Congress; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : NATO, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, is a defense coalition that for many years has served to protect the peace and security of many nations. Its capabilities as a collective alliance have predominantly been built on the contributions from its member states, among which the United States undoubtedly has been one of its most foundational components. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Rules of the Game : A comparative case study on the conditions for the socialization of permanent representatives in the EU and NATO

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : August Danielson; [2017]
    Keywords : socialization theory; North Atlantic Treaty Organization; European Union; internalization; international organizations; permanent representatives;

    Abstract : Cooperation in international organizations is to a large degree driven and sustained by socialization – the process of inducting actors into the norms and rules of a given community. In the context of international organizations, the most influential state agents are the permanent representatives, the member states’ ambassadors to an international organization. READ MORE

  3. 3. Institutional Competition - Lessons Learnt from the Gulf of Aden Operations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linnéa Porathe; [2014]
    Keywords : EU and NATO relations; maritime security; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Since 2009 the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization have conducted counter-piracy operations in the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean to tackle Somalia based piracy. As the two organizations are arguably the most important security providers for Europe they have also moved towards managing the similar tasks in military and crisis management operations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Global NATO: An Identity Based Account of the Alliance in the 21st Century

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Claudiu Alexandru Bolcu; [2011]
    Keywords : NATO; identity; social constructivism; narrative construction; 21st century; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is one of the most active international entities in the world today. Its scope and purpose have grown incredibly over the past decade and its operations have become increasingly complex and diverse. The purpose of this paper is thus to seek the reasons behind such developments. READ MORE

  5. 5. NATO and ESDP - Roommates or Rivals?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Björn Mc Clintock; [2006]
    Keywords : European Security and Defence Policy; ESDP; North Atlantic Treaty Organization; NATO; United States; European Union; Security Policy; European Security Strategy; ESS; US National Security Strategy; NSS; Military specialisation; European Defence Agency; EDA; Realism; Liberal Institutionalism; Social Constructivism; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Are NATO and the European Security and Defence Policy (ESDP) destined to be roommates or rivals? The transatlantic relationship between the EU and the United States permeates this question, which is examined by three theoretical approaches. Firstly, a realist perspective is used to answer: What are the national interests of the four pivotal states regarding the ESDP and NATO? For France, the ESDP strengthens the EUs military muscle and acts as a counterweight to US hegemony. READ MORE