2. NPS Outstanding Theses and Dissertations
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Return of the bear? Russia's ties with former Soviet allies in Latin America
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2016-03)
Comparing Soviet ties with Cuba and Sandinista-led Nicaragua during the Cold War to Russian ties with Cuba and Nicaragua today, this thesis finds that Russia’s reengagement with former Soviet allies in Latin America does ...
THE EMERGING PATTERN OF CIVIL-MILITARY RELATIONS IN ISLAMIST STATES
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2013-03)
The rise of political Islam in the Muslim Middle East is a critical development certain to shape political and social change in the region for decades to come. Political Islam is bound to exert a particularly strong influence ...
Civil-military challenges for a consolidating democracy: the Maldives
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012-12)
This thesis explores civil-military relations (CMR) challenges to the democratic consolidation of the Republic of Maldives. It analyzes the Maldives political and military history and existing CMR legislation and institutions ...
Sustainable construction in Afghanistan
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2010-09)
This thesis examines whether current reconstruction methods in Afghanistan are economically efficient and effective with respect to the counterinsurgency mission. My argument is that they are not, due to the absence of ...
The intelligence phenomenon in a new democratic milieu Romania - a case study
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-03)
In the post-Cold War era, two major trends illustrate the evolution of the international security environment: the spread of democracies and the emergence of asymmetric threats. The former focuses on freedom, the latter ...
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