Essays about: "common foreign and security policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words common foreign and security policy.

  1. 1. Understanding Iranian Proxy Warfare: A Historical Analysis of the Relational Development of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Iraqi Insurgencies

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Hjalte H. Handberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Iranian Foreign Policy; Proxy Warfare; Iraqi Civil War; Relational Identities; Constructivism; Critical Security Analysis; New Wars;

    Abstract : In recent years, the IRI has managed to increase its influence in the Middle East. The strategic use of proxy warfare has played a central role as surrounding countries have become destabilised. READ MORE

  2. 2. Discursive Identity Construction in Populism : A Case Study on Fidesz and PiS

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tua Lindquist; [2019]
    Keywords : Law and Justice party; Fidesz; populism; identity construction; the Self and the Other; discourse analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates discursive identity creation used in the discourses of the governing populist political parties of Hungary and Poland, Fidesz and PiS. Considering the important role construction of social identities play in populism, this article argues that we need to enhance our understanding of how the Self and the Other is described and used in populist discourse. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a Common Identity? : A qualitative case study on the European Union's motivations for the 'Common Foreign and Security Policy'

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tim Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : European Union; Common Foreign and Security Policy; Security Politics; Identity;

    Abstract : The purpose and main thesis of this study is to analyze the motivations for the European Union’s Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) over time. By examining annual reports from the Office of the High Representative of Foreign Affairs and Security Policy on the CFSP, ranging from 2009-2017, the aim is to investigate whether the EUs increased security cooperation is motivated by arguments expressing a common European identity, or by arguments supporting pragmatic cooperation between member states. READ MORE

  4. 4. Misappropriation Sanctions : Discovering the Threshold for Freezing Assets of Ousted Kleptocrats with EU Restrictive Measures

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Orre; [2019]
    Keywords : sanctions; misappropriation; tunisia; egypt; ukraine; common foreign and security policy; eu law; european union;

    Abstract : The misappropriation sanctions refer to the European Union sanctions adopted against foreign kleptocrats to address the suspected theft of public funds. After the regimes had been successfully overthrown in the Arab Spring in Tunisia and Egypt in 2011 as well as the Maidan Revolution in Ukraine in 2014, the misappropriation sanctions were imposed, in all three cases, as the ousted leaders and their close associates were suspected of stealing vast amounts of public funds from their respective countries and hiding the misappropriated funds overseas. READ MORE

  5. 5. (Re)Writing History: How Germany and France Create and Project EU Narratives Abroad

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Lauren Rogers; [2018]
    Keywords : Narratives; Strategic Narratives; Public Diplomacy; EU CFSP; Iran Nuclear Deal; JCPOA;

    Abstract : ‘Narrative’ has become such a pervasive term in media and political jargon that its theoretical backbone has become harder to trace. With this in mind, this thesis seeks to contribute to the theoretical understanding of narratives in international relations research, with a focus on the European Union. READ MORE