Essays about: "Syria"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 202 essays containing the word Syria.

  1. 1. A MISGUIDED FOREIGN POLICY How liberal interventionism backfires on the liberal international order.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lowe Forsman; [2021-07-20]
    Keywords : liberal interventionism; the liberal international order; Libya; Syria; Ukraine;

    Abstract : This thesis explores in what ways liberal interventionism has backfired on the liberalinternational order (LIO) by analysing the 2011 Libya intervention, the Syrian civil war and the 2013-2014 Ukraine crises. The research problem concerns the debate on how the LIO is challenged. READ MORE

  2. 2. Creating transformative spaces through storytelling : #MeWeSyria- A case study

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Penelope Ögüt; [2021]
    Keywords : Storytelling; Transformation; Transformative Storywork; Communication; Social Change; Voice; Syria; Refugee; Invented Spaces; Invited Spaces;

    Abstract : Oppression of voice has continued for displaced Syrians, beyond the ‘kingdom ofsilence’ under the Assad dictatorship, in the form of dominant media narratives, oftennegative, which fail to represent their lived realities. This case study explored the waysin which storytelling, within the program #MeWeSyria, creates a space for Syrianvoices in southeast Turkey and how this space could be transformative. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Possible Prospects of the Weak Veto reform proposal for the United Nations Security Council : A discourse analysis of United Nations Security Council meeting documents

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Teodóra Nádasi; [2021]
    Keywords : International Relations; globalisation; United Nations Security Council;

    Abstract : Throughout the years many have called for a reform of the United Nations and more specifically its most influential body the United Nations Security Council. The Security Council has the authority to pass resolutions with the sole purpose to preserve the peace around the globe, in theory at least. READ MORE

  4. 4. “NONVIOLENCE IS FINE AS LONG AS IT WORKS” : A study of the relationship between civil society and processes of radicalization

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

    Author : André Liivakant; [2021]
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    Abstract : The radicalization literature within the field of social movement research which studies the phenomenon of primarily nonviolent protests becoming primarily violent has mapped a variety of mechanisms that drive or underlie the radicalization of nonviolent resistance. To date, little attention has however been directed at the potential role of civil society influencing the trajectories of protests. READ MORE

  5. 5. A typology of ontological insecurity mechanisms : Russia's military engagement in Syria

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hugo von Essen; [2021]
    Keywords : ontological security; ontological insecurity mechanism; Russia; military engagement; Syria conflict; International Relations; Giddens;

    Abstract : The concept of ontological security has grown extensively in the International Relationsliterature, owing to the new explanations it generates for states’ security- and identity-relatedbehavior. In the process, however, the concept has become sprawling, vague and incoherent,due to the multitude of different understandings of the concept. READ MORE