Sökning: "geopolitical theory"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 31 uppsatser innehållade orden geopolitical theory.

  1. 1. When a natural disaster occurs during a conflict – Catalyst or obstacle for peace? : A comparative case study of the insurgency in Aceh, Indonesia and the Sri Lankan civil war in relation to the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Författare :Joanne van der Vlist; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Indian Ocean tsunami 2004; Aceh; Indonesia; Free Aceh Movement; Gerakan Aceh Merdeka GAM ; Sri Lanka; Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam LTTE ; Tamil Tigers; civil war; peace; rational choice theory RCT ;

    Sammanfattning : Superficial information of the civil wars in Aceh, Indonesia and Sri Lanka creates the idea that both conflicts were in similar situations when they were hit by the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004. It thus seems surprising that in the wake of the tsunami, the Free Aceh Movement and the Government of Indonesia signed a peace agreement, while the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam and the Government of Sri Lanka returned to war. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Dissolution of Czechoslovakia - Historical analysis of the causes of the partition of Czechoslovakia

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Författare :Adam Wrobel; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Czechoslovakia; Dissolution; Federation; Nationalism; Nation; Historical development;

    Sammanfattning : Czechoslovakia, as a common state of Czechs and Slovaks, dissolved after 74 years of existence. The thesis is conducted as a historical analysis whose aim to analyse the causes of the dissolution of Czechoslovakia and to identify their historical origins. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Framing Development in a New Global Order: A critical discourse analysis of British media’s portrayal of Chinese developmental involvement in Africa

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Författare :Elias Matthiessen; [2020]
    Nyckelord :China; Africa; media; development; Fairclough; Critical Discourse Analysis; CDA; World-systems theory; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis purpose is to look at British media’s coverage of Chinese developmental involvement in Africa, particularly at how the most-read newspapers in the UK have written about the situation, and how they have used media framing when reporting on it. As media can have an enormous impact on people’s perception of certain situations, this paper’s aim is to analyse the media discourse and offer an explanation for why it might look as it does, what the causes are and what effects could be. LÄS MER

  4. 4. (Re)framing the Arctic : A qualitative content analysis on Swedish media and state discourses during 2017-2019

    Master-uppsats, Försvarshögskolan

    Författare :Jeanette Axelsson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :securitization; the Arctic; framing theory; media; state; Sweden;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis seeks to study how the Arctic is framed in Swedish media and state discourse during 2017-2019. The nexus of security studies and the Arctic are increasingly important due to the perceived opportunities and challenges rising as consequences of human-induced climate change. LÄS MER

  5. 5. SMALL STATES IN A GEOPOLITICAL WORLD A study of the relations between the Baltic states and Russia through an analysis of the countries’ statements in the United Nations the last ten years

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Daniele Secone; [2019-10-29]
    Nyckelord :Baltic states; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russia; United Nations; geopolitical theory; small states theory;

    Sammanfattning : The Baltic States and Russia share a historical relationship. These countries, sharing borders with one another, have linkages that have found their basis in economic, political and cultural relations in which they have been involved throughout the years. LÄS MER