Essays about: "rebels"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the word rebels.

  1. 1. Justifying Rebellion : A Study on When Individuals Justify Rebellion-Related Political Actions

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Mert Can Yilmaz; [2019]
    Keywords : rebellion; civil war; rebel participation; justifications; motivations; political actions;

    Abstract : Under what conditions does an ordinary citizen find it justified for an individual to engage in rebellion-related political actions? Though there is a large body of literature on rebel participation phenomenon, little is known about how ordinary citizens react to the motivations of rebels highlighted by the scholars. This research aims to address this gap by focusing on three generic sources of motivation for rebel participation: economic or political grievances, selective incentives, and indiscriminate violence. READ MORE

  2. 2. When policies fail : Forced Eradication programs’ unintended consequences and their effect on rebel strength

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Christoph Grafinger; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Research on supply reducing drug policy shows so called ‘unintended consequences’,following their implementation. This thesis focuses on such consequences, specifically oferadication programs, which show an increase in application in the period of 2005 and 2011. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is less more after civil war? Examining the impact of rebel group cohesiveness on the post-conflict state-building trajectory defined by order

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Marius Grob; [2019]
    Keywords : El Salvador; Uganda; rebel governance; post-conflict; cohesiveness; state-building; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Why some civil wars end for good and others start up again is a complex question that inhibits many factors. This thesis argues, that the cohesiveness of rebel groups is one of the important ones in the post-conflict phase. During civil war the rebel groups can build up their political, military, and societal profile. READ MORE

  4. 4. Rebels against mines? : Explaining rebel restraint on landmine use

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Henrique Siniciato Terra Garbino; [2019]
    Keywords : non-state armed actor; legitimacy; restraint; landmine use; Philippines;

    Abstract : Instead of state governments, rebel groups have become the most prolific landmine users. However, rebels display significant variation in the way they restrict the use of landmines. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Gentleman, The Rebel and The Villain: A comparative study of the scandal-sensitivity of athlete personalities in sports marketing

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Anthony Grivas; Fabian Bratell; [2018]
    Keywords : sports marketing; celebrity-athlete endorsement; social psychology; scandals; consumer response;

    Abstract : Celebrity athletes have been powerful marketing tools throughout the professionalization and commercialization of sports. During the last couple of decades, the amount of sponsorship money allocated to the sports industry has rapidly increased, outplaying other sectors of entertainment. READ MORE