Essays about: "law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 4441 essays containing the word law.

  1. 1. Lethal Autonomous Robots and the Accountability gap in international criminal law

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Karin Ahrin; [2019-02-13]
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    Abstract : Lethal autonomous robots (LAR) have revolutionized weapon-technology and warfare with their predicted ability to both select and kill targets without human involvement, permission or control. The lack of control in LAR will challenge many aspects of international law, amongst them international criminal law (ICL). READ MORE

  2. 2. Naturvårdsverkets paradoxala förvaltning - en konsument utan ansvar för det gemensamma

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Daniel Widén; Victor Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Naturvårdsverket; consumer; new public management; subjectification; problem representation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Governance and ideology have significant influence on how problems and policies are conceptualized. This conceptualization affects the way in which political subjects are formed and how individuals regard themselves. In this paper we approach environmental policy from a post-structuralist stance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Outsourced Public Service, Make or Break the Rule of Law?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fred Ring; [2019]
    Keywords : Outsourcing; Public Service; Procurement; Corruption; Quantitative Study;

    Abstract : Corruption is an area that has intrigued plenty of political scientists. This thesis is an attempt to examine how corruption is affected by the sheer amount of public outsourcing with a sample of countries used in a qualitative multivariate analysis. READ MORE

  4. 4. ”Just add women and stir?” En diskursanalys av kvinnligt deltagande och aktörskap i resolution 2122 och Nigerias nationella handlingsplan för implementering av kvinnor, fred och säkerhet

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Anna Bernhardsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Nigeria; National Action Plan; Resolution 2122; Feminist Critical Dicsourse analysis; Agency; Participation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Based on the extensive criticism surrounding the victimization of women in the women, peace and security agenda discourse, this essay seeks to analyze the discourse after the adaption of resolution 2122, a widely recognized step in the direction to focus more on women’s participation. The aim of the study is thus to analyze the discourse around women’s participation and agency on a global and national level and thereby analyze if the discourse prescribes opportunities or limits for women’s agency and participation. READ MORE

  5. 5. When we see something that is well beyond our understanding : The duty of States to investigate war crimes and how it applies to autonomous weapons systems

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Conrad Palmcrantz; [2019]
    Keywords : lethal autonomous weapons; machine learning; grave breaches; accountability; command responsibility;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses States’ duty to investigate grave breaches of humanitarian law and how it applies to deep reinforcement learning autonomous weapons. It identifies basic technologic intricacies related to deep reinforcement learning and discusses what issues may arise if such software is used in weapons systems. READ MORE