Essays about: "ideational force"

Found 3 essays containing the words ideational force.

  1. 1. Threat perception and its impact on international mediation efforts : A comparative case study of the divergent cases of Armenia-Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh and the Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Sanna Stark; [2021]
    Keywords : war studies; international mediation; threat perception; material force; ideational force; interstate conflict;

    Abstract : Although the topic of international mediation has been debated frequently amongst academic scholars, most literature has failed to address the notion of threat perception. This thesis examines the impact of threat perceptions from ideational and material force on the prospects for successful international mediation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Peace and Peacekeeping - A Russian Perspective : An ideational approach to the Russian perception of peace

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Georg Hardell; [2020]
    Keywords : Peace; Peacekeeping; Peace process; The Russian Federation; The United Nations; Situational peace; Relational peace; Ideational analysis; Foreign Policy;

    Abstract : The role of the United Nations in international peace and peacekeeping has traditionally been supported by the Russian Federation, promoting the UN as a central actor in international politics and using force in the establishment of peace in Russian peacekeeping operations. However, blocking several military interventions and UN resolutions on peacekeeping and criticising the use of the UN as a political tool for western states, the Russian perception of peace in the UN remains uncharted. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hegemony, Discursive Struggle, and Voluntary Guidelines on the Right to Food : A Study in the Negotiation of Meaning

    University essay from Ekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Julian Germann; [2006]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Drawing on a neo-Gramscian conception of global civil society as a sphere where world order is ideologically sustained and contested, this paper examines the extent to which the idea of a human right to food serves to challenge neoliberal globalization or is incorporated into its ideational underpinnings. Through a focus on the negotiations of a set of Voluntary Guidelines to Support the Progressive Realization of the Right to Adequate Food in the Context of National Food Security, a discursive struggle over the meaning of the "right to food" is analyzed. READ MORE