Essays about: "realism"

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  1. 1. What can cooperation in the Black Sea Region teach us about Securitization Theory

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alex Tanchev; [2019-09-26]
    Keywords : securitization; collective action; realism; Turkey; NATO; Russia; European Union; international cooperation; low-trust system; Black Sea Region; Eurasianism; Neo-Osmanism; soft power;

    Abstract : As a relatively new theoretical framework, Securitization Theory has been criticized for its descriptive, rather than explanatory, nature, lack of unified methodology and its limited transferability. By using the Black Sea Region as an empirical example, I offer a new perspective on the merits of Securitization Theory–namely that it should be seen as a step towards an integrated multidisciplinary approach that allows for a dialogue between different theoretical schools. READ MORE

  2. 2. Changes in Disclosure Tone after an Incident - Quality and industry spill-over effects

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Josefin Dolietis; Fanny Rydberg; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Disclosure tone; disclosure quality; spill-over effect; industry response; text analysis; activity; optimism; certainty; realism; impression management; information overload; greenwashing;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Acid Realities. How Science Enacts the Psychedelic Experience

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Simon Toper; [2019-07-01]
    Keywords : LSD; psychedelic; science; neurotheology; agential realism;

    Abstract : The present work has explored how the psychedelic experience is discursively reproduced in contemporary psychological- and neuroscientific research. In focus was scientific articles detailing experimental human studies with LSD, or comparative studies pertaining to subjects previous psychedelic experiences and psychedelic drug use. READ MORE

  4. 4. SWEDISH MILITARY DEPLOYMENT IN THE EU. WHAT MOTIVES LIE BEHIND? A realist explanation how Sweden represented EU military missions in order to maintain relative power.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Brambo; [2019-04-18]
    Keywords : Military collaborations; Sweden; EU; CSDP; Realism; Normative power; Framing; ATALANTA; CHAD; ALTHEA; EUFOR;

    Abstract : In the last few years security and defence policy has been increasingly prioritized in the EU and military collaborations are developing in different ways to deal with and adapt to the threats that the circumstances of the modern world present. The EU and many of its member states have more than twenty years of experience in joint military missions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde? - A qualitative analysis of Russian strategic decision making

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Oskar Himmelstrand; [2019]
    Keywords : Decision making; Europe; governmental politics; interdependence; neo-liberalism; organizational behaviour; Vladimir Putin; rational actor; Russia; strategic thinking; structural realism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The first decades of the 21st century have not been lined with the optimism that surged after the fall of the Soviet Union. Instead of pursuing a path of liberalization, Russia has relapsed to authoritarian rule and its view of the west not as an ally, but as an adversary. READ MORE