Essays about: "nuclear weapons proliferation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words nuclear weapons proliferation.

  1. 1. The Nuclear Option : A Global Sustainability Appraisal of Civil Nuclear Energy

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för byggnadsteknik, energisystem och miljövetenskap

    Author : Sebastian Arnström; [2020]
    Keywords : nuclear power; solar power; wind power; sustainability; sustainable development; sustainable energy development; sustainability of nuclear power; nuclear accidents; nuclear weapons proliferation; nuclear fuel depletion;

    Abstract : Energy production systems are essential for human progress. They fuel the technologies that underpin economic growth and are prerequisite for efficient food production, education and healthcare. On the flip side, they also incur substantial eco-social costs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding Iran ́s Nuclear Restraint : A case study of Iran ́s decision to sign the JCPOA

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Martin Moks; [2018]
    Keywords : Iran; Nuclear Restraint; JCPOA; Moderates; Principalists; Factionalism; Sanctions; Non-Proliferation theory;

    Abstract : The spread of nuclear weapons is one of the greatest threats to world peace and has generateda scholarly debate concerning what underlying factors drive nuclear proliferation.Iran had for many years been accused of trying to develop a clandestine nuclear weapons programwhich has been a source of great concernon the world stage. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Regime : Towards a Cognitivist Approach

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Israel Arce; [2016]
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    Abstract : After the use of the first nuclear weapons, during World War II, the world changed forever, as the balance of military power would no longer by measured by the amount of conventional weapons each state possesses. Alongside this, the world experienced a crude awakening to the catastrophic costs, for the environment and in terms of human misery, that the use of these armaments involved. READ MORE

  4. 4. Iran and Nuclear Weapon

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Rooth; [2015]
    Keywords : Iran; Nuclear Weapons; Nuclear Proliferation; Realism; Liberalism; Constructivism; Feminism; Political Psychology; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In the last couple of years there have been a lot of debate and discussion in the media and academia concerning Iran ́s nuclear program and the possibility that they want to develop nuclear weapons. This paper will seek to explain why a state may take the important decision to develop nuclear weapons and why some states never make that choice. READ MORE

  5. 5. EU Actorship in the Non-Proliferation area : An Analysis

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Ylva Pettersson; [2013]
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    Abstract : The threat of nuclear weapons is depicted by the EU as the potentially greatest threat to security. How then does the EU counter this threat, i.e. READ MORE