2. NPS Outstanding Theses and Dissertations
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Democratic Peace Theory and Greek-Turkish relations in the context of the European Union
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2009-12)
The European Council Helsinki Summit marked the initiation of the rapprochement procedure between Turkey and Greece, a dyad that for many decades was a source of instability in the Eastern part of Europe. After 1999, Greece ...
U.S. democratization strategy origins and obstacles
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2008-09)
The George W. Bush administration offered two rationales for the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in March 2003. First and foremost, the invasion would eliminate the threat that the Iraqi regime headed by Saddam Hussein might ...
Security culture in times of war: how did the Balkan War affect the security cultures in Germany and the United States?
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2007-06)
This thesis uses a comparative case study approach to examine how security cultures change under the impact of political shocks and learning through failure. The thesis thus analyzes the security cultures of Germany and ...
Democratic transformations in Eastern Europe : the efficacy of norm diffusion strategies of the EU and NATO
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2007-03)
In the process of international socialization, states are induced to adopt the constitutive norms and rules of the international community. This thesis examines the process of norm transfer by International Organizations ...
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