Essays about: "military coups"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words military coups.

  1. 1. Democratic Consolidation : Thailand’s attempt at democracy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oliver Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Thailand; Democratic Consolidation; Coup d’état; Democracy;

    Abstract : The purpose of this dissertation was to examine the process of democratic consolidation in Thailand between 1997-2006.  The country’s consolidation of democracy has been hampered by continuous cycle of coup d’états which throughout history have halted the overall process of democratization. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Economic Impact of the 15th July Coup D'état in Turkey: A Synthetic Control Approach

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Julia Näslund; Ayla Löfving; [2017]
    Keywords : Political economy; Coups; Synthetic control method; Turkey;

    Abstract : As military coups have been a relatively common phenomenon both historically and in modern time, their potential impacts have long wanted to be evaluated proficiently. Previous studies have found that the effects seem to be generally negative, but alternative suggestions have also been presented. READ MORE

  3. 3. Military Coups in Thailand: The Strategic Arguments to Justify a Democratic Setback.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Lipikar Narayaem Lindman; [2017]
    Keywords : Thailand; Military; Coup;

    Abstract : One of the military establishments that have gained considerable power and autonomy, and it is out of reach of civilian control, is the Royal Thai Army (RTA). In Thailand, coups have become the norm for change of political leadership and government, and has evolved in a cyclical pattern – starting with a coup, followed by an election and a short period of open politics, before a crisis leading to another coup. READ MORE

  4. 4. State Fragility, Migration, Integration and Terrorism? A Historic opportunity towards mutual recognition

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Moath Kasasbeh; [2015]
    Keywords : Jihadism; conflicts; wars; political violence; military coups; terrorist groups; Islamist fundamentalism; Iraq; Syria; Yemen; Libya; Somalia; Afghanistan; Caliphate; failed states; Fragile States; State Fragility; Migration; Integration; Terrorism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Jihadism has become a major topic in Western as well as non-western public debate. Many military groups have sprung up in late 20th and early 21st century, claiming legitimacy using jihad for a wide variety of causes ranging from Kashmir, Somalia, Bosnia, Chechnya, Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Yemen and Nigeria. READ MORE

  5. 5. Consociational democracy as a tool for conflict resolution in plural societies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sayran Eliassi Sarzali; [2014]
    Keywords : Islamists; Seculars; Kurds; Consociationalism; Power-sharing; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The fragmentation of the Turkish society into religious, ethnic and ideological cleavages, as a result of a series of historical events, has led to armed conflicts and a series of military coups, claiming the life of thousands throughout history. Suffering from a democratic deficit, the Turkish state has repeatedly failed to create a system of democratic institutions that accommodates the interests and demands, of the diverse groups of the Turkish society. READ MORE