Essays about: "US foreign policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 essays containing the words US foreign policy.

  1. 1. Exploring Discourses on Prison Education. A comparative analysis of prison education policies of the UK, Norway and Ireland

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Kiki Maleika Qiu; [2020]
    Keywords : prison education; policy; critical pedagogy; critical adult education; neoliberalism; critical discourse analysis; United Kingdom; Norway; Ireland;

    Abstract : Prisoners constitute one of the most marginalized groups of society and prison education as a field remains under-researched and under-theorized (Szifris et al., 2018). Regarding European policy documentation it “has been surprisingly invisible” (Czerniawski, 2016, p. 202). READ MORE

  2. 2. The Illusion of Making America Great Again - The shifting positionality of states within the global hierarchical structure

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Leonard Carl Novak; [2020]
    Keywords : Global Hierarchies; International Relations; Trump; Positionality; Discourse;

    Abstract : Since the inauguration of Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States of America, US policy has shifted towards isolation and protectionism, challenging initial patterns of cooperation among the states within the global political order, aiming at improving the American stance in the world. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ontologies of a Nation : South Korea's national biographies, Self and foreign policy behavior towards North Korea

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Magnus Lundström; [2020]
    Keywords : ontological security; national biography; nation-state; South Korea;

    Abstract : Ontological security scholars have thus far been unable to account for recurring variation in a state’s foreign policy behavior. The aim of this thesis is to explore and suggest an explanation to this phenomenon. READ MORE

  4. 4. Perspectives on Development and Diplomacy : A Case Study of Swedish Foreign Relations with Mozambique

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Joel Westerlund; [2020]
    Keywords : development and diplomacy; Sweden and Mozambique; international political economy; post-development theory; case study; theory testing;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a case study of Sweden’s foreign relations with Mozambique. It has been conducted in a deductive way departing from Arturo Escobar’s post-development theory, and with qualitative textual and content analysis combined with a semi-structured interview as methods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Returning Foreign Fighters to Denmark & Sweden: The Enemies of the State?

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

    Author : Cianna Flyger; [2020]
    Keywords : Islamic state; foreign fighters; Denmark; Sweden; policy; discourses; critical security studies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Denmark and Sweden, as the rest of Europe, face a dilemma of whether to repatriate their citizens who travelled to the so-called Islamic State, from the wretched refugee camps in Syria and Iraq after its fall, and how to deal with those already returned. This thesis examines the two countries’ policy-approaches and discourses to the issue of foreign fighters (FF’s) through a comparative case study, mainly focusing on Denmark, and empirical analysis of statements on FF’s from key political actors, using the social scientific method of critical discourse analysis. READ MORE