Search for dissertations about: "Darfur"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the word Darfur.

  1. 1. Masters of War The Role of Elites in Sudan’s Communal Conflicts

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala universitet

    Author : Johan Brosché; Uppsala universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; communal conflicts; causes of conflict; conflict prevention; conflict resolution; government bias; elites; common-pool resources; sanctions; boundaries; local rules; Sudan; South Sudan; Darfur; Eastern Sudan; Greater Upper Nile; Peace and Conflict Research; Freds- och konfliktforskning;

    Abstract : Why do communal conflicts turn violent in some regions but not in others? Communal conflicts pose a severe threat to human security and kill thousands of people each year, but our understanding of this phenomenon is still limited. In particular, we lack knowledge about why some of these conflicts become violent while others are resolved peacefully. READ MORE

  2. 2. Essays on Industrial Development and Political Economy of Africa

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Eyerusalem G. Siba; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Agglomeration economies; African manufacturing; Credit constraints; Darfur; Ethiopia; Ethnic cleansing; Growth; Informal sector; New firms; Poverty trap; Prices; Productivity; Resource struggle; Returns to capital; Survival; Skills.;

    Abstract : Paper 1: Returns to Capital and Informality. We study the pattern of returns to capital in the formal and informal manufacturing sectors in Ethiopia. We use a rich panel dataset of manufacturing firms in the formal sector for the period 1996-2006 and two rounds of repeated cross-sectional data of the urban informal sector firms. READ MORE

  3. 3. ‘The African Union, the United Nations and Civilian Protection: the African Mission in Sudan 2004-2007’

    University dissertation from Wales, UK : Abersytwyth University, Department of International Politics

    Author : Linnéa Bergholm; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Darfur; civilian protection; African Union; United Nations Security Council;

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  4. 4. The Responsibility to Protect by Military Means Emerging Norms on Humanitarian Intervention?

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Law, Stockholm University

    Author : Diana Amnéus; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Responsibility to Protect; humanitarian intervention; international law; international relations; human security; interdisciplinary; constructivism; gender perspective; resolution 1325; LAW JURISPRUDENCE Other law International law; RÄTTSVETENSKAP JURIDIK Övrig rätt Folkrätt; folkrätt; Public International Law;

    Abstract : This dissertation is an interdisciplinary study on the external ‘Responsibility to Protect’ (R2P) and international law. It focuses on the legal customary process on jus ad bellum by which states try to address the gap between the legitimacy and legality of humanitarian intervention to protect human security within a state against genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. READ MORE