Sökning: "conflict intensity"

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  1. 1. Ett bekant hot : En studie av hur Kina konstruerat ett strategiskt narrativ kring Xinjiang

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Elenor Söderberg; [2021]
    Nyckelord :China; Soft power; Strategic narratives; Religious violence; Terrorism;

    Sammanfattning : This study intends to examine China’s use of religious violence and antiterrorism when constructing a narrative of the situation in Xinjiang. While the tensions in Xinjiang are not a new occurrence, their intensity has undoubtedly increased. LÄS MER

  2. 2. From Culture to Behaviour: How Can a Culture of Violence Affect Organized Conflict?

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

    Författare :Louis-Alassane Cassaignard-Viaud; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Culture; Violence; Intrastate Conflict; Factor Analysis; Values; Attitudes; Norms;

    Sammanfattning : The reasons why some countries suffer from high levels of violence are still poorly understood despite the important attention they have received in academia. One of the potential drivers explaining spatial and temporal differences in organised conflict is the culture surrounding violence. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Keeping the peace? : The effect of NATO and UN peace operations on war intensity

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

    Författare :Robin Sällström; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Peacekeeping; UN Peacekeeping; NATO Peace Support Operations; Conflict mitigation;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  4. 4. Economic sanctions for peace: The non-violent option for whom?

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Arita Halili; [2021]
    Nyckelord :economic sanctions; conflict intensity; non-military international intervention; humanitarian intervention; conflict resolution; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : There is a consensus in previous research that economic sanctions have a low level of effectiveness in reaching objectives. Despite this, economic sanctions are consistently used to reach different international goals. In later years, economic sanctions have become one of the most common actions in response to foreign conflict and terrorism. LÄS MER

  5. 5. How Activist Claims Can Help Explain Intensity of Violence in Environmental Conflicts : Evidence from Colombia

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

    Författare :Tove Lexén; [2021]
    Nyckelord :natural resources; environmental conflict; civil war; ethnic identities; Colombia;

    Sammanfattning : Why do activists in some environmental incompatibilities experience a high intensity of violence, while protesters in other environmental conflicts do not? To answer the query, this thesis presents a novel theoretical argument where it is stated that the type of legal claim posed by activists impacts the intensity of violence that they receive. Due to a ‘relational citizenship’-mechanism, activist claims that are similar to secessionist demands are suggested to negatively provoke state elites’ security provision, with the consequence of a higher intensity of violence, ceteris paribus. LÄS MER