Search for dissertations about: "non-proliferation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the word non-proliferation.

  1. 1. 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; [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 : Since the end of the Cold War, international politics and international law have not only become increasingly intertwined, but their mutual implications have also become increasingly recognized by scholars. Yet research explicitly addressing the question of how political factors affect the emergence of legal rules is still limited. READ MORE

  2. 2. Controlling Weapons of Mass Destruction : An Evaluation of International Security Regime Significance

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Charles F. Parker; Michael Zürn; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political science; Regimes; security; international cooperation; compliance; weapons of mass destruction; arms control; non-proliferation; nuclear weapons; biological weapons; chemical weapons; NPT; BTWC; CWC; CTBT; Statsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This dissertation conducts an in-depth examination of the three weapons of mass destruction control regimes: the nuclear non-proliferation regime, the biological weapons control regime, and the chemical weapons control regime (NBC weapon control regimes). By examining a number of key indicators, this study investigates the specific ways each regime makes or does not make a difference in its respective issue area. READ MORE

  3. 3. Security Regime Significance in the Post Cold War Context: The Case of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Regime

    University dissertation from Stockholm University

    Author : Charles Parker; [1998]
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  4. 4. Tomographic Techniques for Safeguards Measurements of Nuclear Fuel Assemblies

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Neutron Research, Uppsala University

    Author : Tobias Lundqvist Saleh; [2007]

    Abstract : Nuclear power is currently experiencing increased interest over the world. New nuclear reactors are being built and techniques for taking care of the nuclear waste are being developed. This development puts new demands and standards to safeguards, i.e. READ MORE

  5. 5. Physical Characterization of Actinide Particles - A Study on Novel Techniques for Radiological and Nuclear Safeguard Investigations

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Ylva Ranebo; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; plutonium oxide particles; secondary ion mass spectrometry; uranium oxide particles; hot particles; vibrating orifice aerosol generator; scanning electron microscopy; nuclear safeguards;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a study of advanced analytical techniques, for the characterization of actinide particles originating from the non-peaceful use of nuclear technology and from international inspections of the nuclear fuel cycle associated with non-proliferation agreements. The thesis is based on five papers, which will be referred to by Paper I-V in the text. READ MORE