Essays about: "international relations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 457 essays containing the words international relations.

  1. 1. INTERNATIONAL ALIGNMENT IN THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT A quantitative study with Andrew Moravcsik’s liberal theory of international relations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lukas Behrenbeck; [2019-07-05]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has received a lot of international attention since its evolvementduring the 20th century. This thesis aims to resolve the puzzle of worldwide alignment: it tries to identify the factors which lead countries to align with either the Israeli or the Palestinian party. READ MORE

  2. 2. From global North to global South : A qualitative study about Swedish social work students' international field training in South Africa

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA)

    Author : Miranda Hörnquist; Nicole Stula; [2019]
    Keywords : Postcolonial; South Africa; Field traning; Social work student; International social work; Privilege;

    Abstract : In light of globalization, international social work from global North to global South is accelerating and the emphasis from Swedish universities on international experience among students has increased. Various scholars problematize the domination of the global North as theories and practice have historically been unquestionably transformed from so-called developed to developing countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rethinking representative democracy : Representation beyond contestation & partisan politics

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Internationella relationer

    Author : Lua Nazerian; [2019]
    Keywords : Representative; democracy; reform; Bahai; Socrates; Normative; partisan politics; participation;

    Abstract : The current forms of representative democracy have come to face various fundamental challenges such as: decrease in political participation, distrust in partisan politics and politicians and perhaps increase of ideological polarization. To take solace in the belief that the current democratic tools are far from perfect yet the finest in modern societies, has not contributed to solution-oriented modifications of its efficacy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Embracing Complexity: New ways forward for identity scholarship in International Relations

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Rebecka Ambjörnsson; [2019]
    Keywords : International relations; Discourse analysis; European integration; Identity; Identification; Europe;

    Abstract : Insufficient theorizations about identification result in flawed conclusions about how actors in the international arena construct themselves and the Other. With references to fallacies of previous identification studies, the thesis at hand therefore argues for the necessity to contemporize research approaches. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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