Essays about: "geopolitics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the word geopolitics.

  1. 1. Behemoth of the High North : Framing of the Arctic Challenges in Russian News Media

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring; Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring

    Author : Daniel Johansson; Jacob Florhed; [2019]
    Keywords : Arctic; climate change; framing analysis; geopolitics; news media; Russia; Arktis; klimatförändringar; framinganalys; geopolitik; nyhetsmedia; Ryssland;

    Abstract : Klimatförändringarnasägs vara den viktigaste drivkraften för de geostrategiska förändringarna som äger rum i Arktis. Uppvärmningen av regionen medför ett antal betydande geopolitiska effekter. När det gäller dessa nya omständigheter betraktas Ryssland som en nyckelaktör. READ MORE

  2. 2. Democracy by Force : The Impact of US Military Intervention on Democracy in Post-Cold War Haiti

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Latinamerikainstitutet

    Author : Daniel Riley; [2019]
    Keywords : Haitian Democracy; US Intervention; Political History; Geopolitics;

    Abstract : This paper contributes to the current debate on the democratic impact of US military intervention in the post-Cold War era through a comparative study of two interventions in Haiti in 1994 and 2004. Due to a lack of significant academic work on Haitian democratisation, theory could not be found to sufficiently define Haiti as a political entity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is Libya doing the EU’s job? : Externalisation of border control and migration management

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Wirell; [2018]
    Keywords : border control; critical geopolitics; externalisation; migration management; Libya;

    Abstract : The irregular migration over the Mediterranean Sea has become a priority on the political agenda in recent years. This paper examines whether the attempts of managing the irregular migration have constituted a process of externalisation of border control and/or migration management in the context of Italy and Libya. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Foundational Myth of Russia : Explicating the puzzle behind the foundational myth of Russia and the construction of its contemporary geopolitics

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Cako Stefan; [2018]
    Keywords : Myth; Third Rome; Hybrid war; Russia; Ukraine; Georgia; Speech acts; Actantial model; Semiotic square;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines the construction of the contemporary Russian geopolitics through the usage of the foundational myth, better known as the Third Rome myth and the center of true Christianity. This is achieved through the analysis of four famous speeches by President Vladimir Putin. READ MORE

  5. 5. If you want to get rich, first build a road

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcus Otto Syk; [2018]
    Keywords : OFDI; trade; China; Belt and Road Initiative; China-centric trade network; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines the effect of Chinese OFDI on China’s bilateral trade with affected countries, to investigate the possible build-up of a Eurasian China-centric trade network. The main contribution of the paper is to have combined economics, war theory and geopolitics to analyse and produce a theoretical framework for it. READ MORE