Essays about: "Saudi Arabia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the words Saudi Arabia.

  1. 1. Them vs Us - The ontological significance of identity and (in)security in the Cold Conflict between Iran and Saudi Arabia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Michael Abdullah; [2019-12-17]
    Keywords : Ontological security theory; Identity; Security; Conflict; Iran; Saudi Arabia;

    Abstract : In recent years, identity has become increasingly important within the field of International Relations and in studies of conflict. This has led to the widening of the field with the help of perspectives from the field of Psychology, and the emergence of ontological security theory (OST) where identity is a centrality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Do global oil prices drive domestic food prices? : evidence from the Middle East countries

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Madina Alieva; [2019]
    Keywords : food price; crude oil price; cointegration; VECM; Middle East;

    Abstract : This study investigates the dynamic relationship between global oil prices and domestic food prices across 11 countries of the Middle East. Using monthly data covering the period from January 2010 to October 2018, the study employs long-run cointegration tests, vector error correction model (VECM) and vector autoregression (VAR) model to examine the effect of global oil prices on domestic food prices in a sample of Middle East countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. “Only you can save my life” Saudi women and public protest on Twitter A Critical Discourse Analysis of emergency calls for protection or protest and the users’ responses in return.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Lina Alkowatly; [2019]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; Saudi Women; Twitter; Private and public Sphere; Online Protest; Saudi Arabia;

    Abstract : Since the Arab Spring uprisings in 2011, Twitter has proven to be a useful mobilization tool for citizens within the relatively closed societies of the Arab world. Twitter affirms that unheard voices can now be heard and the claims on social and political practices are being exposed to public discussion. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Impact of Audiences in Public Diplomacy on Japan Nation Brand: A case study on Japan Nation Brand and the way both Japanese embassies in Saudi Arabia and US promote different images to their audiences through their twitter accounts

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Ahmad Alshalabi; [2019]
    Keywords : Nation branding; Public diplomacy; Segmentation; Nation brand identity; Nation brand image; Competitive advantage; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis was to find out how different actors in nation branding, the Japanese embassies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and in US under this research, could promote different nation brand images. These two embassies both practice public diplomacy and promote Japan’s image. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Endurance of an Asymmetrical Alliance - A Case Study of the U.S.-Saudi Alliance

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Kathrine Ellersgaard Holm; [2019]
    Keywords : Alliance Formation; Asymmetrical Alliances; Foreign Policy Analysis; Security; Stability; Path Dependency; The United States of America; Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; the Middle East;

    Abstract : Despite that alliance formation commonly happen when states share mutual interests and like-mindedness, it is possible to find alliances, where the states promote radically different political, normative, and cultural characteristics. Such an alliance is observed in the case of Saudi Arabia and the United States, which subsequently have endured. READ MORE