Essays about: "emerging powers"

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  1. 1. South Africa – an emerging power? : A qualitative text analysis of South Africa’s role in the international system

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Linnea Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : South Africa; dimensions of power; great powers; emerging powers; middle powers; small powers;

    Abstract : Despite a comprehensive research of South Africa’s power status, the available literature does not provide a satisfactory explanation of whether South Africa is an emerging power or not. Countries in the Global South with a vigorous economic growth are often offhandedly assigned an emerging power status. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transgressing the Law: Rethinking the Brazilian LGBT Movement and its Relationship with the Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Ivan Junio Esteves Custódio; [2019]
    Keywords : Brazilian LGBT Movement. Law. Human Rights. Identities. Resistance. Transgression.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Brazilian LGBT movement has established in the last decades a strategy of action based on the achievement of social transformations through law. The struggle for human rights has become the focal point of the LGBT agenda in the country. For this reason, the linkages between the Brazilian LGBT movement and the law have multiplied. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a Value-Based Common European Economic Diplomacy: A Qualitative Document Analysis of Commission Strategies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julius Kleindienst; [2019]
    Keywords : EU Economic Diplomacy; European Union; Intra-institutional Coherence; Strategic Diplomacy; European Values; EU External Policies; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The landscape in global international economic relations has experienced major upheavals during the past decade. On the one hand, major economic powers abandon the principles of multilateralism and open trade, on the other, emerging players like China increasingly gain influence, firmly advancing their interests with extensive projects such as the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). READ MORE

  4. 4. The Relationship Between Third-Party Countermeasures and the Security Council’s Chapter VII Powers: Enforcing Obligations Erga Omnes in International Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Amanda Bills; [2019]
    Keywords : public international law; state responsibility law; countermeasures; third-party countermeasures; obligations erga omnes; Security Council; Chapter VII; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis has examined the relationship between third-party countermeasures under the law of state responsibility and UN Security Council enforcement measures under Chapter VII of the UN Charter. Third-party countermeasures are a concept that refers to the use of countermeasures by a state other than the injured state in response to breaches of obligations erga omnes or erga omnes partes, providing states with ‘a necessary middle ground between war and words’ to enforce the obligations of concern to the international community as a whole. READ MORE

  5. 5. Normative Power China: Process Tracing the Dynamics Behind the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

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

    Author : Iman Khan; [2018]
    Keywords : AIIB; normative power; ideational factors; material factors; China; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the midst of a global shift in world politics induced by the rise of emerging powers, the outdated and unequal international financial institutions (IFIs) that were set up after World War II are increasingly being challenged and scrutinized. International actors can use IFIs in numerous ways to enhance their position in the world system. READ MORE