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  1. 1. Assessing the Impact of Gender Sensitive Truth Commissions : Comparative analysis of South Africa and Sierra Leone

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Masumi Honda; [2019]
    Nyckelord :transitional justice; truth commission; gender; women s security;

    Sammanfattning : Much has been studied about the impact of transitional justice mechanisms as well as gendered impactof armed conflict. However, less is known about the gendered impact of transitional justice, includingtruth commissions. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Civilian Agency in Contexts of Organized Criminal Violence : The case of the bandas criminales in Colombia

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Pauline Blöth; [2019]
    Nyckelord :organized crime; civilian agency; social organization; criminal groups; neo-paramilitary; Colombia; delincuencia organizada; crimen organizado; civiles; organización social; Colombia; Meta; bandas criminales; neoparamilitares;

    Sammanfattning : While research increasingly recognizes the importance of civilian agency and strategies in influencing conflict dynamics and reducing civilian victimization in the context of armed conflict, research has until now not investigated whether civilians also have the capacity to limit organized criminal violence. This study thus aims to answer under which conditions civilians can protect themselves from and influence levels of organized criminal violence and draws on the literatures on civilian self-protection and autonomy strategies in the context of armed conflict, as well as on organized criminal governance and violence. LÄS MER

  3. 3. External support in civil wars and its impact on civilians : A comparative study of the Guatemalan and Salvadoran civil wars

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Emelie Tofters; [2019]
    Nyckelord :External support; One-sided violence; Civil war; Guatemala; El Salvador;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  4. 4. Rebel Group Funding and Engagement in Rebel Governance: A Comparative Case Study

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Kai Koenemann; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Rebel Governance; Rebel Funding; Political Economy of War; Natural Resources; Crime Conflict; Taliban; GSPC; AQIM;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis addresses an identified gap in the field of rebel governance and rebel funding, by theorizing and investigating how differences in rebel group funding sources affect a group’s engagement in rebel governance, distinguishing funding through natural resources from funding through non-natural resources. It is highlighted that these sources differ in three fundamental ways: their necessity for civilian labor and cooperation, the extent to which equipment, technology and infrastructure are required, and the expected time of pay-off. LÄS MER

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

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

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

    Sammanfattning : 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. LÄS MER