Search for dissertations about: "International Relations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 231 swedish dissertations containing the words International Relations.

  1. 1. Change, Institutions, and International Organisations Essays on the English School of International Relations

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Charlotta Friedner Parrat; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; international relations; English School theory; international society; change; the United Nations; primary institutions; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : The overall topic of this thesis is the English School understanding of international order, which I approach specifically by analysing the English School idea of international institutions and their change. The purpose is to develop the theory in a meta-theoretically conscious and coherent way. READ MORE

  2. 2. Structural Violence as a Constraint to African Policy Formation in the 1990s : Respositioning Education in International Relations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institute of International Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Catherine A Odora Hoppers; Stockholms universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Structural violence; policy formation; power relations; aid; discourses; geo-politics; education; knowledge; neo-liberalism; Structural Adjustment Programmes; reflexivity; transdisciplinarity; Public Policy Dialogue.; International Education; internationell pedagogik;

    Abstract : This study is a meta-analysis of the manner in which global relations impact on national level policy spaces and policy formation. As the International Financial Institutions tighten their grip through the Structural Adjustment Programmes over African countries, and donors steadily shift their ground and push conditionality beyond economic policy into institutional arrangements, the issue of political sovereignty of African countries, and of indirect rule through aid becomes a key concern. READ MORE

  3. 3. Narratives and Bilateral Relations Rethinking the "History Issue" in Sino-Japanese Relations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Political Science, Stockholm University

    Author : Karl Gustafsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bilateral relations; Sino-Japanese relations; China; Japan; “history issue”; narrative; identity; Critical Discourse Analysis; Bilaterala relationer; sino-japanska relationer; Japan; Kina; narrativ; identitet; kritisk diskursanalys; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The overarching aim of the thesis is to present a framework that makes possible an understanding of bilateral relations that challenges mainstream International Relations (IR) approaches through a study of the “history issue” in Sino-Japanese relations. A secondary aim is to provide an alternative understanding of this issue. READ MORE

  4. 4. State Learning and Role Playing : : International environmental cooperation in the Arctic Council

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Sandra Engstrand; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Learning; international cooperation; role theory; arguing; symbolic interactionism; environmental norms; the Arctic Council; the Arctic; International relation IR ; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; International cooperation; Environmental norms; International Relations IR ; Role theory; The Arctic Council;

    Abstract : Den här avhandlingen undersöker staters interaktion som en social läroprocess, i syfte att förstå hur stater lär sig om miljönormer. Detta sker genom en konstruktivistisk ansats och mer specifikt ett roll-teoretiskt perspektiv, där en roll förstås som statens repertoar av beteende, jämsides dess funktion i en social interaktionskontext. READ MORE

  5. 5. Norm Acceptance in the International Community A study of disaster risk reduction and climate-induced migration

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economic History and International Relations, Stockholm University

    Author : Elin Jakobsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International Relations; norms; norm diffusion; norm acceptance; norm emergence; norm life cycle; disaster risk reduction; climate-induced migration; climate refugees; climate security; International Relations; internationella relationer;

    Abstract : Different kinds of normative claims and statements of “oughtness” infuse the international political environment. But why do some proposed norms become accepted by the international community while others do not? This thesis investigates this central question using two normatively charged international issues as vehicles for explanation. READ MORE