Theses and Dissertations
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Romania's experiences with defense reform since the December 1989 revolution and the dimensions of civil-military relations viewed as a trinity
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2007-03)
The thesis addresses Romania's experiences with defense reform and the development of democratic civil-military relations (CMR) since the collapse of communism in December 1989. The purpose of the thesis is to identify ...
Republic of Moldova and the transnistrian conflict the impact of NATO and the European Union enlargements on the dispute resolution process
(Monterey California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-03)
With Romania's acceptance into NATO, the Republic of Moldova found itself at the frontier of the North-Atlantic Alliance. This thesis evaluates the impact of NATO and European Union enlargements on the resolution of the ...
The changing role of the Army National Guard
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2003-12)
The Global War on Terror (GWOT) since September 2001 has caused an unprecedented use of reserve forces (since the 1950s), in particular the Army National Guard. With GWOT being fought at home and abroad, the military ...
The key role of NATO accession on Poland's democratic transition
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2002-09)
The accession of Poland into NATO in the spring of 1999 raises the question of how western attempts to transfer democratic institutions to new democracies in central Europe operated in reality as concerns reform and reaction. ...
Nationalism and ethnic conflict in southern Balkans
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2002-06)
The main objective of this thesis is to investigate nationalism as the main source of instability and ethnic conflict in the sub-region of Southern Balkans -Albania, Bulgaria, Greece and Former Yugoslavian Republic of ...
The Ukrainian Armed Forces in peacekeeping : new perspectives on the professionalization of peacekeeping forces
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2002-03)
Rapid changes have characterized international relations since the end of the Cold War. Transitioning democracies have been the scene of often-violent change, enduring civil war, political and economic struggle, and ethnic ...
Returning to the past? : the political implications of communist electoral victory in Post-Soviet Moldova
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2001-12)
The post-Soviet state of Moldova has struggled with the challenges of economic and political development since its declaration of independence in 1991. Following a wider trend in eastern Europe, the Communist party, once ...
Religious and ethnic warfare: the Kosovo case
This study focuses on the politics and society of Kosovo from the 12th century until the recent past. It interprets the history of Kosovo in South-Eastern Europe and analyzes the roots of the 20th century conflict. ...
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