Search for dissertations about: "United Nations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 76 swedish dissertations containing the words United Nations.

  1. 1. The United Nations Reformed : Responsibility, Protection and the Standing of States

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Peter Håkansson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; The United Nations; the responsibility to protect; protection of civilians; pluralism; anti-pluralism; standard of civilization; human rights; democracy; Förenta Nationerna; skyldighet att skydda; skydd av civila; pluralism; anti-pluralism; civilisationsstandard; mänskliga rättigheter; demokrati; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study is about reform of the United Nations. The study does not address reform proposals that set out to change the organizational structure of the UN, but focuses on initiatives that affect the normative basis of the international society that the United Nations and the UN Charter enable and sustain. READ MORE

  2. 2. France, Germany and the United Kingdom Cooperation in Times of Turbulence

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gunilla Herolf; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : France; Germany; United Kingdom; United States; United Nations; OSCE; WEU; NATO; European Union EU ; Afghanistan; Macedonia; cooperation; foreign and security policy; CFSP; ESDP;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with cooperation between France, Germany and the United Kingdom within the area of foreign and security policy. Two case studies are presented, one of them concerning cooperation between the three states within and outside institutions in 1980 following the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, and the other dealing with cooperation concerning the crisis in Macedonia in 2001. READ MORE

  3. 3. Equal Peace : United Nations Peace Operations and the Power-Relations between men and women in Timor-Leste

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Louise Olsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; United Nations; Peacekeeping; Peace Operations; Peacebuilding; Equality; Timor-Leste; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science Peace and conflict research; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap Freds- och konfliktforskning;

    Abstract : This dissertation expands the inquiry of United Nations peace operations to incorporate their effects on gender power-relations of the host state. To achieve this, a mainstream-based analytical framework, additionally informed by suggestions from feminist research, was formulated and applied to the case of Timor-Leste. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Quest for Legitimacy : Debating UN Security Council Rules on Terrorism and Non-proliferation

    University dissertation from Department of Political Science, Lund University

    Author : Anette Ahrnens; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social sciences; law-making; hegemonic international law; non-proliferation; terrorism; UNSCR 1540; UNSCR 1373; United States; sovereign equality; power; Security Council; United Nations; legitimacy; international relations; international law; Political and administrative sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Efter terroristattackerna den 11 september 2001 har FN:s säkerhetsråd - med USA i spetsen - radikalt utvidgat sina egna befogenheter när det gäller att upprätthålla internationell fred och säkerhet genom att anta resolutioner som i praktiken är lagstiftande. Resolution 1373 (som behandlar terrorism) och resolution 1540 (som behandlar spridning av massförstörelsevapen till icke-statliga aktörer) innehåller juridiskt bindande beslut som ålägger alla FN:s medlemsstater att vidta en mängd åtgärder för att bekämpa dessa två företeelser. READ MORE

  5. 5. ‘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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