Essays about: "Peace and conflict"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 354 essays containing the words Peace and conflict.

  1. 1. Imagining the Commune - Democratic confederalist approaches to law and conflict resolution

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Miran Kakaee; [2020-04-14]
    Keywords : Legal plurism; regulations of social relations; restorative justice; democratic confederalism; self-administration;

    Abstract : In the midst of an ongoing civil war, the people of North and East Syria have been building society based on the ideas of direct-democratic and decentralized self-administration. Differently put, they have embraced the principles and ideas of democratic confederalism, which is the political ideology developed by PKK founder Abdullah Öcalan. READ MORE

  2. 2. Statements for Peace? : How Statements by Leaders Affect Domestic Support for Negotiations

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

    Author : Marta Lindström; [2020]
    Keywords : conflict; statements; support for negotiations; apologies; humanisation; narratives; survey experiment; United States; Iran;

    Abstract : This study explores the effect of statements by leaders on domestic support for negotiations. It distinguishes between two types of statements: those that humanise the out-group, and those that apologise for past wrongdoings. The theoretical argument is threefold. READ MORE

  3. 3. Religion and its relationship to conflict; The case of South Sudan : To what extent do South Sudanese still experience religious oppression post-independence?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ruth Tshibangu; [2020]
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    Abstract : Abstract The study is a critical evaluation of the relationship between Religion and Conflict, with a case study in South Sudan (based on the findings of Noa Salomon 2013;2014). With the aid of power theory, conflict theory, frustration and aggression theory, the study seeks to determine the extent to which religious oppression still exists in South Sudan with other specific aims such as determining the provisions for religious freedom in South Sudan, finding the role of religion in peacebuilding and assessing the challenges faced in religious tolerance in South Sudan. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Role of the EU in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict : A Qualitative Case Study on the Role of the EU in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict approached through realism, liberalism and constructivism.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Elvira Sofic; [2020]
    Keywords : European Union; Palestine; Israel; Interests; Security; Military; Interdependence; International Law; Identity; Norms;

    Abstract : For over four decades, the EU has been an active external actor in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. However, the role that the EU has in the conflict, have many times been questioned. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Peace with Legality”: The discursive exit route from the implementation of the Peace Agreement Between Farc-EP and the Colombian State

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Alvaro Fabian Carreño Ordoñez; [2020]
    Keywords : Transitional justice; Critical Discourse Analysis; Peace Agreement; Colombia; Legality; Security; Armed conflict; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Peace Agreement between Farc-EP and Juan Manuel Santos is the result of a complex dialogue, not only between the signing parties but also between the victims, the opposition, the international community and the civil society. The agreement entails a narrative that recognizes the armed conflict and proposes a path to end it while bringing peace and reconciliation. READ MORE