Essays about: "Transatlantic relationship"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Transatlantic relationship.

  1. 1. A TRANSATLANTIC DIVORCE AND THE TIME FOR EUROPEAN SOVEREIGNTY? - A study on how US foreign policy, during 2010-2020, impacted EU member state views on defence integration

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Strandquist; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : European Defence Integration; Transatlantic relationship; PESCO; France; Poland; Ireland; EU actorness;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the impact of US foreign policy, during 2010-2020, on EU member state willingnessto integrate defence, by utilizing a mixed-method approach. The objective of the study is to investigatehow EU member states reacted to the Obama administration’s ‘pivot to Asia’ and the election andpresidency of Donald Trump and whether those administrations contributed to further defenceintegration. READ MORE

  2. 2. The African Presence and Limits of Double Consciousness in Caryl Phillips's Crossing the River

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Tanya Odenyo; [2021]
    Keywords : Double consciousness; representation; African diaspora; identity;

    Abstract : Set against the backdrop of the Transatlantic slave trade, Caryl Phillips’s Crossing the River can be read as a novel which explores severed family ties and the intertwined relationship between the dominant and the subdued within the African diaspora. Questions concerning “race”, identity and representation can be traced in all the narratives and are also the focus of this essay. READ MORE

  3. 3. Enhancing the European security and defence policy : European integration and the changing of the Norwegian and the Swedish security identities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Yvonne Moholt van Reeuwijk; [2018]
    Keywords : Europeanisation; security identity; Common Security and Defence Policy; Swedish security identity; security; Norwegian security identity; comprehensive security actor.;

    Abstract : This paper examines the relationship between Europeanisation and the recent changes of the Norwegian and Swedish security identities. Since the mid-1990s, these two countries have gone different ways, the former as an active non-member with no decision-making powers and the latter as an active participant in the development of the European Security and Defence Policy (ESDP). READ MORE

  4. 4. Transatlantic convergence, divergence and drift : A discourse analysis of the Iranian nuclear weapons program and its effects on transatlantic relations

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Elin Schiffer; [2017]
    Keywords : Transatlantic relations; EU foreign policy; U.S foreign policy; convergence; divergence; drift; Iran; JCPOA;

    Abstract : This study offers a glimpse into how the transatlantic relationship between the European Union (the EU) and the United States of America (the U.S.) has developed during the last three presidential administrations, including the Trump administration. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Role of Personal Relationships in German-American Relations

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Leonie Beck; [2014]
    Keywords : Political Psychology; Personal Diplomacy; Transatlantic Relations; German-American Relations;

    Abstract : For centuries, statesmen have engaged in personal encounters and correspondences with their political counterparts abroad and thereby exercised what can be called ‘personal diplomacy’ with the aim of influencing the other’s foreign policy. By tracing the use of this strategy in the history of the transatlantic relations between Germany and the United States of America from WWII to the present day, this research aims to analyze the applicability of the concept in this particular bilateral relationship and highlight the successes and failures of different statesmen’s attempts at exerting several types of power. READ MORE