Essays about: "international law"

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  1. 11. Why North Korea Developed the Deadliest Weapon on Earth - Examining North Korea's nuclear weapons program through strategic issues in international crisis bargaining

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Isabella Parling; [2019]
    Keywords : North Korea; United States; nuclear weapons; bargaining issues; strategic choice; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This paper is a qualitative case study on the interaction between the United States of America and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK or North Korea). The study examines the difficulties states face when bargaining, and draws conclusions based on theories of how the structural setting affects strategic choices when states seek security on the international arena. READ MORE

  2. 12. The Principle of Non-refoulement and the Protection of Converts : A Case Study on Converts in International Human Rights Law

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Alexandra Tawaifi; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to answer the questions: Is the principle of non-refoulementprotecting converts under international law? Is there any difference in the determination of non-refoulementof convertsdepending on supervising body? And if so, is it considered discrimination against converts?  These questions are answered by examining three cases from the ECtHR and five from the HRC. The research is conducted with the help of two methods and one theory. READ MORE

  3. 13. Fundamental Rights Outside of the EU – Implications of Frontex Multi-actor Operations Beyond the External Borders

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

    Author : Yashar Modaber; [2019]
    Keywords : EU law; Frontex; EBCG; Border management; Fundamental rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The European Border and Coast Guard (EBCG), consisting of the EU agency of Frontex and the Union member states, has the mandate to perform missions relating to border management beyond the territory of said states. Its staff may act in the territory of third countries and on the high seas, which raises the question of what the implications are in respect to the obligations which the EU fundamental rights regime imposes on the public entities during their operations. READ MORE

  4. 14. Rise of the Machines – Legal analysis of Seaworthiness in the context of autonomous shipping

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

    Author : Anders Kirchner; [2019]
    Keywords : sjörätt; transporträtt; maritime law; autonomous ship; seaworthiness; cyber security; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent years, technological developments have been the focal point of the discussion in the shipping industry. The two main topics have been a general discussion on IT security and a discussion about autonomous ships. READ MORE

  5. 15. Money in Politics - Why Sweden and Denmark Chose Different Paths

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lukas Andreasson; [2019]
    Keywords : Denmark; Sweden; accountability; legitimacy; GRECO; deliberation; personal accountability; bureaucratic accountability.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This paper poses the question: Why did Sweden shift its stance on private money in politics in compliance with GRECO’s recommendations between 2009 and 2014, whereas Denmark did not? It aims to explain the change and non-change through analyzing the countries’ legislation, reports on the countries made by international organizations, and the debates which took place in the countries themselves. The theory of accountability, presented by Tero Errkilä, aids in showing that the key difference between the two countries was their accountability method, and that this ultimately lead to different outcomes in the countries. READ MORE